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acquaint, advance, advise, announce, apprise, ballyhoo, bill, blazon, boost, build up.
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Correct spelling:
mainly
Definition:
Principally; chiefly.

Synonyms:

adverb
above all
importantly, most of all.
for the most part
usually.
habitually
oft.
largely
broadly, by and large, comprehensively, copiously, extravagantly, immoderately, liberally, prodigally, prodigiously, Commodiously, voluminously, as a rule, in a grand manner.
most importantly
chiefly.
overall
all over, in the long run, generally speaking.
substantially
in essence, in fact, in reality, in substance.
adverb
above all
importantly.
chiefly
especially, in the first place, mainly.
especially
abnormally, conspicuously, curiously, eminently, exclusively, expressly, extraordinarily, in particular, markedly, notably, oddly, outstandingly, peculiarly, preeminently, remarkably, signally, singularly, specially, specifically, strangely, strikingly, supremely, unaccountably, uncommonly, uniquely, unusually, wonderfully, uncustomarily, before all else, in specie.
habitually
habitually, naturally, oft.
largely
abundantly, broadly, by and large, comprehensively, considerably, copiously, expansively, extensively, extravagantly, generously, grandly, immoderately, imposingly, in a big way, largely, lavishly, liberally, magnificently, prodigally, prodigiously, widely, Commodiously, voluminously, as a rule, on a large scale, in a grand manner.
mainly
above all, chiefly, essentially, first and foremost, generally, in general, in the main, largely, mostly, on the whole, overall, predominantly, primarily, principally, substantially, usually, to the greatest extent, most of all.
overall
all over, everyplace, everywhere, in the long run, overall, throughout, generally speaking.
primarily
basically, fundamentally.
substantially
heavily, in essence, in fact, in reality, materially, much, really, in substance.
usually
as usual, commonly, consistently, customarily, frequently, habitually, more often than not, normally, now and again, now and then, occasionally, ordinarily, regularly, routinely, sometimes, once and again, as is the custom, as is usual, most often.
noun
chiefly
essentially, largely.
mainly
centrally, chiefly, in the main, primarily, principally.
Examples of usage:
  1. One afternoon, when the clouds were rising, and the wind blew keen from the north, Cosmo left Glenwarlock to go to the village- mainly to see Grannie. – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  2. First, and mainly: the Empire did its work in our island as it did generally on the western continent. – The Romanization of Roman Britain by F. Haverfield
  3. It's mainly chance that makes people bad- I know it is in my own case. – Just Patty by Jean Webster
  4. Then, you see, the rest of you I'll use mainly in support. – Red Men and White by Owen Wister
  5. I don't know- and if you hadn't repented, I wouldn't put it into your head; but it's been put into my head, after I've repented, and I guess it's mainly true. – The Other Girls by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney

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