especially vs specially

especially specially


  • 1) focus Used to place greater emphasis upon someone or something
  • 2) manner In a special manner; specially
  • 3) focus particularly; to a greater extent than is normal
  • 4) To an extent or degree deserving of special emphasis; particularly.
  • 5) In an especial manner; chiefly; particularly; peculiarly; in an uncommon degree.
  • 6) In an especial manner; particularly; principally; chiefly; peculiarly; specially; in reference to one person or thing in particular.


  • 1) proscribed in particular
  • 2) For a special purpose.
  • 3) proscribed extremely
  • 4) In a special manner; particularly; especially.
  • 5) For a particular purpose.
  • 6) in a special manner
  • 7) to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common


  • 1) especially when so much other research seems to suggest the opposite.
  • 2) Camps holding a mixture of nationalities were especially vulnerable to abuse.
  • 3) We had six very bad years, especially after we lost our city and our houses.
  • 4) Jupiter shines a lucky light on property plans, especially those involving two generations of the family.
  • 5) Not me - and especially not this one.
  • 6) He lives alone and values his space, especially after growing up with so many siblings.
  • 7) In urban areas especially, we can be surrounded by noise and activity but speak to no one.
  • 8) especially to use the top escape exit.
  • 9) This seems especially true in areas of music and worship.
  • 10) The times for light exposure after landing are especially important.
  • 11) especially with so much fat to cut elsewhere in public spending.
  • 12) This is especially important for vulnerable older people.
  • 13) It will be especially useful for areas with peak use.
  • 14) especially after bringing in so many players who have made so little difference.
  • 15) Pilot studies are especially vulnerable to being shelved.
  • 16) Her lawyers argued that she was especially vulnerable to intimidation because of her history of mental health problems.
  • 17) Three draws in a row is not good, especially with two home games.
  • 18) Our primal ancestors would have used this method especially when cold and often before pleasurable tasks such as ripping flesh from a kill.
  • 19) No one will take it seriously, especially with two matches already claimed to have been fixed.
  • 20) Mental toughness counts for so much, especially in the second half of the season.
  • 21) Prices tend to become exorbitant, especially in areas of highest demand.
  • 22) For me, especially the last two months have been really hard.
  • 23) No one deserves to earn that much, especially when the public are forced to pay for it.
  • 24) It has also adopted a "planetary management" perspective calling for action in areas deemed especially important to the future of the planet.
  • 25) Everyone was gutted conceding just five minutes before the end, especially after holding on for all that time.
  • 26) This is true for all brand names, especially those used on the Web.
  • 27) For many people, the legacy is a positive one, especially if the ex has helped them to feel safe and secure.
  • 28) Well, I'm going to steer clear of the predictions for full-fledged 'virtual reality' - I think those are probably way too far off to be realistic, especially as they were suggested in the 1980s and we've not gotten *especially* closer.
  • 29) It is to be noted, that the apostle saith not, "Let the presbyters that rule well be counted worthy of double honor, especially because they labor in the word -- for then he should have pointed at the distinct offices of ministers;" but he saith, _especially they that labor_, which clearly carries the sense to the distinction of elders themselves, who have distinct employments.
  • 30) "Dreadful!" moaned Sister Ann. "Adnah goes about sighing all the day, and looks over-long in the mirror, and takes unseemly pains with her dressing, and does up her hair with flowers, and has feverishly pink cheeks, and likes to sit in a corner and brood, and takes long walks by herself, and especially, _especially_, seems fond of moonlight!"
  • 31) Most feminists I had come across, especially the ones close to my age (20s) are pro-porn (or at least, "pro free speech" to the point of being indifferent to porn) and are condescending to those of us who are against pornography - * especially* when someone, like me, is against porn because of her emotions and gut and has no educated, rational, research-backed reasons to give.
  • 32) 10, "For there are many unruly and vain talkers and deceivers, especially they of the circumcision:" where _especially_ distinguishes
  • 33) As for Antonio and Chick, much as they might support the concept of giving citywide electeds another term especially for controller and city attorneythey both know that the timing would be worse than awful for them to attempt to support such a measure at this time.
  • 34) The three-letter “job,” with its can-do implications, also makes the term especially American.
  • 35) Several poems compiled with great variety of wit and learning, full of delight; wherein especially is contained a compleat discourse, and description of the four elements, constitutions, ages of man, seasons of the year.
  • 36) In its narrow sense, the term especially refers to certain English fictions of the period from 1764 to 1820, with The Castle of Otranto, a Gothic Story by Horace Walpole as the herald, and Melmoth the Wanderer by Charles Robert Maturin as the "terminator".
  • 37) ‘It's a lonely life, especially for a woman on her own surrounded by male musicians.’
  • 38) ‘The photo was taken especially for the blog by our latest work experience recruit last week!’
  • 39) ‘It will make such a difference, especially for elderly people living on the estate.’
  • 40) ‘We wish to celebrate a person who can be seen as a role model especially for younger business people.’
  • 41) ‘Her dress, made especially for the ball, caught at her legs as she ran, slowing her down.’
  • 42) ‘When we walked into the room, he announced that he was going to sing a song especially for Micky and me.’
  • 43) ‘Knowing when to attack is much more difficult, especially for players at club level.’
  • 44) ‘However it can also be a serious illness, especially for people who are frail or already ill.’
  • 45) ‘The issues are less easy today than they once were, especially during the Cold War.’
  • 46) ‘She refuses to let the issue lie, especially as she feels the snub has racist overtones.’
  • 47) ‘On the other hand they can look most attractive, especially when planted up with herbs.’
  • 48) ‘Also you may be better off getting a yearly cover - especially if you do travel quite a lot.’
  • 49) ‘In its short history America has a lot to be proud of, especially in the field of human endeavour.’
  • 50) ‘Yet especially over the past few decades, the strength of this commitment has waned.’
  • 51) ‘He at once became a valued member, a very talented actor, especially in comedy roles.’
  • 52) ‘Something must be done urgently especially as Bonfire Night is almost upon us again.’
  • 53) ‘Some of the old style traffic wardens were ruthless, especially some of the women.’
  • 54) ‘Make sure that the coach company knows this, especially if you have to arrive at a certain time.’
  • 55) ‘This must be dealt with as soon as possible, especially if the tree is in a dangerous condition.’
  • 56) ‘So a big thank you to Bradford and its people and especially to Gareth, who was the cause for us going there.’
  • 57) ‘As a woman it's especially important to be open and say what you think about it.’
  • 58) ‘It is especially important that babies and small children do not become dehydrated.’
  • 59) ‘That real and deep sense of solidarity was especially important to us as Muslims.’
  • 60) ‘This is especially important if it is going to be daytime when you arrive at your destination.’
  • 61) ‘Handling data will be especially important as teams prepare for the race at Phoenix.’
  • 62) ‘Fine tuning the car is especially important here, because of the nature of the track.’
  • 63) ‘The second act is especially gripping as the virtual world grows and becomes even more real.’
  • 64) ‘They said life there was boring and disorienting but not especially harsh.’
  • 65) ‘It is especially useful for the information it gives on Strauss as a family man.’
  • 66) ‘Rock is enjoying one of its biggest years ever, with the metal end faring especially well.’
  • 67) ‘Residents there may like to know that this part of South Wales is especially beautiful.’
  • 68) ‘This area is however especially prone to changes in the overall political climate.’
  • 69) ‘Mention any features of which you are especially proud and which you would like the judges to see.’
  • 70) ‘They have now handed out a phone number for residents to report especially loud aircraft.’
  • 71) an especially (or specially) cautious approach to the danger


  • 1) That is why we will be specially prepared for those kind of problems.
  • 2) Those who had long trips stayed in specially constructed dormitories and returned home at weekends.
  • 3) They had four months of lessons with specially trained teachers.
  • 4) They had ski gear specially adapted for their injuries.
  • 5) Afterwards he went on a truffle hunt with a local farmer and his specially trained dogs.
  • 6) Their huge eyes and specially adapted optics allow them to see at night.
  • 7) Clearly they are going to need a specially adapted nursery.
  • 8) The cars will use specially selected dual carriageway commuting routes that are not used by bikes or pedestrians.
  • 9) She spent the night in protective police custody and was due to speak with specially trained officers yesterday.
  • 10) Failure to report an incident means disciplinary action and each school has specially trained staff to deal with bullying complaints.
  • 11) These grew to such a height that it was impossible for the tips to be plucked except by specially trained monkeys.
  • 12) She can't keep down the raw fish that a host family have specially prepared for her.
  • 13) Hundreds of relatives of those killed attended the hearing at a specially constructed court in Warrington yesterday.
  • 14) After years of waiting, she acquired an electric wheelchair and a specially adapted car.
  • 15) It was absolutely impossible without a specially constructed scaffolding, and positioning it would have encountered great obstacles.
  • 16) Many public exams could be replaced by assessments within schools carried out by specially trained teachers whose judgments would be checked by external monitors.
  • 17) A stay of about four weeks in a fasting clinic with specially trained personnel is absolutely necessary.
  • 18) Their arrival unleashes a flash flood of 10,000 tourists who watch the spectacle from specially adapted buses dubbed tundra buggies.
  • 19) The scenes, to air tonight and tomorrow, were shot in a specially constructed warehouse.
  • 20) We live in a small bungalow specially adapted for my wife, so we don't have the space.
  • 21) For example, the diet center's food may be specially prepared to cause more rapid weight loss than the food that you might prepare.
  • 22) Orleans, said that while lawyers typically advertised their services to win business during a claims process, it was unusual for them to use specially designed software.
  • 23) Then we parked and played a specially compiled CD designed to test noise elimination features, once again recording the call on a landline.
  • 24) I deserved such a distinction personally, for my own sake, and I was always wishing that my august friend would create a title specially in my favour.
  • 25) This is what I call the specially British form of [135] Quietism, or
  • 26) Most Dutch artists also created small paintings, often on copper plates for display in specially designed art cabinets.
  • 27) First on my must-visit list was Fanfare/Ponent Mon, where I was able to pick up the second volume of A Distant Neighborhood, sent in specially to debut at the show.
  • 28) If all the black folks, be them specially from the south have no sense of what their peers went thru and still are, then I suggest they watch the movie, "Shinandoa" (hope I spelled it correctly) they would not be even close to be republicans, namely Michael Steel, the RCC. "republican commitee chairman", Ron Christie, republican analyst, and many other black men that are affilieated to their salve masters, if beyond comprehension.
  • 29) More specifically, the company grows genetically engineered microorganisms in specially designed bioreactors.
  • 30) Those arrested are to be held in specially-constructed prison camps until such time as the required laws can be enacted to reintroduce capital punishment for Sedition, Treason and Saying Nasty Things About Gordon.
  • 31) ‘The money is being raised through schemes specially floated for this purpose.’
  • 32) ‘You can buy hair products specially formulated to remove some chlorine buildup and restore body.’
  • 33) ‘There is little to suggest that it was specially commissioned.’
  • 34) ‘The entire area, including the steam room and shower room, is tiled in specially commissioned mosaic.’
  • 35) ‘A specially commissioned work of art was given to the winning sponsor.’
  • 36) ‘Lord's work is illustrated with 450 specially commissioned full-colour images.’
  • 37) ‘We were the first to go behind the scenes into his specially designed Vegas dressing room.’
  • 38) ‘Once it was comfortable, she asked him for the tanks, the gloves, and then the specially designed mask.’
  • 39) ‘Santee's specially designed steam spraying system is utilized before any trailer is loaded.’
  • 40) ‘Web templates are designed specially for easy and straight to the point customization to take place.’
  • 41) ‘This building is specially designed for corn storage.’
  • 42) ‘The Snore Stopper is a watch-like device that is specially designed to stop people from snoring.’
  • 43) ‘The layered dessert is pre-portioned in a specially designed paper board cup.’
  • 44) ‘Even the specially designed door hinges were made in an on-site forge.’
  • 45) ‘The grid was connected at the intersections by specially designed node clamps.’
  • 46) ‘Rei pulled out a pair of specially designed sunglasses.’
  • 47) ‘A good seamstress can design clothes specially for you.’
  • 48) ‘He commissioned a massive mahogany bed to be specially carved and it isn't finished yet.’
  • 49) ‘By the twentieth century, using specially purchased fabrics appears to have become the norm.’
  • 50) ‘Apart from the specially commissioned coronation pictures, none of the 1689 woodcuts were new.’

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