in a visual manner; with respect to sight; by sight.

Nearby words

  1. visual receptor cell,
  2. visual violet,
  3. visualise,
  4. visualization,
  5. visualize,
  6. visually handicapped,
  7. visually impaired,
  8. visuognosis,
  9. visuomotor,
  10. visuosensory

Origin of visually

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at visual, -ly Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for visually



mid-15c., from visual + -ly (2).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper