Definition of notably in English:

notably

adverb

  • 1Especially; in particular:

    ‘a diet low in animal fat protects against potentially fatal diseases, notably diabetes’
    • ‘However police are very aware of recent world events, notably the volatile situation in the Middle East.’
    • ‘That is why the game should be prepared to learn from the success of other sports, notably swimming.’
    • ‘Orders are notably high from the Northeast, where the drought is particularly severe.’
    • ‘This unfortunately has caused some breakage, notably to the blog archives and to comments.’
    • ‘Byrne's work has always been engaging and has drawn heavily on historical precedents, most notably pop art.’
    • ‘The interiors, notably the three downstairs reception rooms, are surprisingly light and fresh.’
    • ‘Even when industry seeks green alternatives, it can be hit by other factors, notably commodity prices.’
    • ‘Many alterations have taken place over the past 600 years, most notably in the addition of the tower.’
    • ‘This period of French history has proved a rich background for fiction, most notably perhaps for Alan Furst.’
    • ‘For many reasons, most notably injury, O'Callaghan has had a slow start to the season.’
    • ‘England are rather specialising in bad vibes, most notably against Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka, of all teams.’
    • ‘He edited or published a number of magazines, most notably Liberation, which ran for 20 years.’
    • ‘Rosanna's dyslexia means she faces daily problems with her schoolwork, most notably her reading.’
    • ‘One area of particularly rapid growth is that of organic baby foods, notably in Germany.’
    • ‘Haydock does host Flat racing, most notably the Group One Sprint Cup, but it is primarily known as a jumps course.’
    • ‘Afterwards a few Irish players, most notably Duff, lamented the lost opportunity to earn three points.’
    • ‘Scotland Yard is also recruiting linguists, notably those who speak Middle Eastern languages.’
    • ‘Other songs, notably Long Shadow, intended for Johnny Cash, are untypically personal.’
    • ‘Some items, notably CDs, are nearly half price in certain eurozone countries, the group says.’
    • ‘It can be useful in treating pain and discomfort throughout the body, most notably in cases of chronic headaches.’
    in particular, particularly, especially, specially, primarily, principally, above all
    remarkably, strikingly, impressively, especially, specially, very, extremely, exceptionally, singularly, particularly, peculiarly, distinctly, significantly, unusually, extraordinarily, uncommonly, uniquely, outstandingly, amazingly, incredibly, awfully, terribly, really, markedly, decidedly, surprisingly, conspicuously, spectacularly, signally
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    1. 1.1 In a way that is striking or remarkable:
      [as submodifier] ‘such a statement is notably absent from the government's proposals’
      • ‘Michael Hofmann is a poet and translator - notably, of the work of Joseph Roth.’
      • ‘At least there was now some quality in the hitting, even if subtlety remained notably absent.’
      • ‘What was notably missing from Dyke's lecture last week was any mention of sport, in particular football.’
      • ‘These new styles are remarkable in that they give invariably to their wearers a notably youthful appearance.’
      • ‘The devil is notably absent from most of these scenes, which rather emphasise female agency and rebellion.’
      • ‘What is notably absent is any of Laing's more recent figurative sculpture.’
      • ‘Another form of oral activity is notably absent and it is a silence which is truly telling.’
      • ‘Advances against the diseases were notably improved by the discovery of their causative microorganisms.’
      • ‘The timing is notably off and the delivery comes across as blatantly bitchy.’
      • ‘However, notably absent were the current world champions.’
      • ‘There is an obsession with details among all the best managers that is notably absent in McCarthy.’
      noticeably, decidedly, strikingly, distinctly, remarkably, clearly, plainly
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Pronunciation

notably

/ˈnəʊtəbli/