usually; commonly; ordinarily: He generally comes home at noon.
with respect to the larger part; for the most part: a generally accurate interpretation of the facts.
without reference to or disregarding particular persons, things, situations, etc., that may be an exception: generally speaking.

1250–1300; Middle English; see general, -ly

1. See often.

1. seldom. Unabridged
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generally (ˈdʒɛnrəlɪ)
1.  usually; as a rule
2.  commonly or widely
3.  without reference to specific details or facts; broadly

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Example sentences
First, it brings attention to the toilet market, not generally a closely
  watched industry.
People generally resent the idea that somebody else should pay less than they
  have had to do.
Belugas generally live together in small groups known as pods.
P problems are generally easy for a computer to solve.
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