Definition of primally in English:



  • See primal

    • ‘Sometimes shrieks screeched out in the darkness, incoherent and primally frightened.’
    • ‘It's harsh and primally emotional - and she's got a knife!’
    • ‘Katarik jumped out of the forest primally screaming.’
    • ‘I stayed out of sight until the twilight took the last of the day and the mosquito-like buzz of ghostly motorbikes continued their dance, primally circling two newly lit crackling bonfires in the center of the field.’
    • ‘He got to his feet as well, reaching out and snatching locks of my hair with his hand, yanking me down, he held the knife to my throat and snarled primally, his eyes like pits of hell.’