[ adverb ] in large part; mainly or chiefly


"These accounts are largely inactive"

Used in print

(John R. Sargent, "Where To Aim Your Planning for Bigger...)

Average manufacturer frequently has helped build private brand business , delivering largely the same qualities and styles in private brand merchandise as in branded .

(Harold Rosenberg, "The Trial and Eichmann"...)

Interruptions came largely from the bench , which numerous times rebuked the Attorney_General for letting his witnesses run on , though it , too , made no serious effort to choke_off the flow .

(David Boroff, "Jewish Teen-Age Culture"...)

One of the significant things about Jewish culture in the older teen years is that it is largely college oriented .

One of the significant developments in American Jewish life is that the cultural consumers are largely the women .

(The Family Fallout Shelter. Office of Civil and Defence...)

The survival of the family will depend largely on information received by radio .

Related terms

most most

[ adverb ] on a large scale


"the sketch was so largely drawn that you could see it from the back row"