Definition of notably in English:

notably

adverb

  • 1In particular; especially.

    ‘a diet low in animal fat protects against potentially fatal diseases, notably diabetes’
    • ‘Many alterations have taken place over the past 600 years, most notably in the addition of the tower.’
    • ‘Haydock does host Flat racing, most notably the Group One Sprint Cup, but it is primarily known as a jumps course.’
    • ‘Some items, notably CDs, are nearly half price in certain eurozone countries, the group says.’
    • ‘England are rather specialising in bad vibes, most notably against Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka, of all teams.’
    • ‘This period of French history has proved a rich background for fiction, most notably perhaps for Alan Furst.’
    • ‘One area of particularly rapid growth is that of organic baby foods, notably in Germany.’
    • ‘However police are very aware of recent world events, notably the volatile situation in the Middle East.’
    • ‘He edited or published a number of magazines, most notably Liberation, which ran for 20 years.’
    • ‘Even when industry seeks green alternatives, it can be hit by other factors, notably commodity prices.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘Scotland Yard is also recruiting linguists, notably those who speak Middle Eastern languages.’
    • ‘It can be useful in treating pain and discomfort throughout the body, most notably in cases of chronic headaches.’
    • ‘Rosanna's dyslexia means she faces daily problems with her schoolwork, most notably her reading.’
    • ‘For many reasons, most notably injury, O'Callaghan has had a slow start to the season.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘The interiors, notably the three downstairs reception rooms, are surprisingly light and fresh.’
    • ‘Other songs, notably Long Shadow, intended for Johnny Cash, are untypically personal.’
    • ‘Afterwards a few Irish players, most notably Duff, lamented the lost opportunity to earn three points.’
    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’
      • ‘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.’
      • ‘Another form of oral activity is notably absent and it is a silence which is truly telling.’
      • ‘There is an obsession with details among all the best managers that is notably absent in McCarthy.’
      • ‘However, notably absent were the current world champions.’
      • ‘Advances against the diseases were notably improved by the discovery of their causative microorganisms.’
      • ‘What is notably absent is any of Laing's more recent figurative sculpture.’
      • ‘The timing is notably off and the delivery comes across as blatantly bitchy.’
      • ‘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.’
      • ‘Michael Hofmann is a poet and translator - notably, of the work of Joseph Roth.’
      noticeably, decidedly, strikingly, distinctly, remarkably, clearly, plainly
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Pronunciation

notably

/ˈnəʊtəbli/