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huggermugger

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cloak-and-dagger, covertly, secretiveness, Clandestinity, Secretness, Covertness, clandestinely, clandestineness, huggermuggery, clandestine.
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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
extravagantly, comprehensively, liberally, in a grand manner, prodigally, by and large, Commodiously, copiously, broadly, immoderately, prodigiously, voluminously, as a rule.
most importantly
chiefly.
overall
in the long run, generally speaking, all over.
substantially
in essence, in reality, in fact, in substance.
adverb
above all
importantly.
chiefly
in the first place, mainly, especially.
especially
markedly, specifically, oddly, abnormally, expressly, outstandingly, signally, uniquely, uncommonly, singularly, supremely, remarkably, before all else, in specie, uncustomarily, specially, preeminently, wonderfully, strikingly, in particular, eminently, exclusively, peculiarly, curiously, unusually, conspicuously, strangely, notably, unaccountably, extraordinarily.
habitually
naturally, oft, habitually.
largely
extravagantly, by and large, in a grand manner, voluminously, broadly, immoderately, generously, imposingly, grandly, magnificently, copiously, considerably, prodigally, abundantly, widely, expansively, liberally, comprehensively, on a large scale, extensively, prodigiously, in a big way, largely, lavishly, as a rule, Commodiously.
mainly
in general, generally, usually, chiefly, mostly, substantially, most of all, in the main, overall, largely, first and foremost, to the greatest extent, predominantly, on the whole, principally, primarily, essentially, above all.
overall
throughout, overall, everyplace, in the long run, generally speaking, everywhere, all over.
primarily
basically, fundamentally.
substantially
in essence, in fact, in reality, materially, heavily, in substance, really, much.
usually
habitually, customarily, frequently, as usual, occasionally, commonly, once and again, now and again, most often, more often than not, routinely, sometimes, ordinarily, as is usual, now and then, as is the custom, regularly, consistently, normally.
noun
chiefly
essentially, largely.
mainly
chiefly, centrally, primarily, in the main, 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. It's mainly chance that makes people bad- I know it is in my own case. – Just Patty by Jean Webster
  3. Then, you see, the rest of you I'll use mainly in support. – Red Men and White by Owen Wister
  4. 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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