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Definition of Chiefly

Chiefly
Chiefly Chief"ly, adv. 1. In the first place; principally; pre["e]minently; above; especially. Search through this garden; leave unsearched no nook; But chiefly where those two fair creatures lodge. --Milton. 2. For the most part; mostly. Those parts of the kingdom where the . . . estates of the dissenters chiefly lay. --Swift.

Meaning of Chiefly from wikipedia

- Letters to Malcolm: Chiefly on Prayer is a book by C. S. Lewis, published posthumously in 1964. The book takes the form of a series of letters to a fictional...
- Poems, Chiefly Lyrical is a poetry collection by Alfred Tennyson, published in June 1830. The poems are fifty-six in number: Claribel. Lilian. Isabel...
- Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, commonly known as the Kilmarnock Edition, is a collection of poetry by the Scottish poet Robert Burns, first printed...
- coherent whole. Some of these categories of artifacts were used as markers of chiefly office, which varied from one location to another. The term Southeast Ceremonial...
- entering a religious order; such a person then typically becomes known chiefly by that name. The order given name – family name, commonly known as Western...
- starred in Hindi cinema, the commercial Hindi language film industry based chiefly in Maharashtra. The following are some of the most po****r Indian actresses...
- 89 points." (Chiefly British; compare US run.) See also maximum break and century break. break and dish Same as break and run (chiefly British). break...
- into three groups: the West Slavs (chiefly Czechs, Kashubians, Poles, Slovaks, and Sorbs); the East Slavs (chiefly Belarusians, Russians, Rusyns, and...
- "Chiefly About War Matters", originally credited "by a Peaceable Man", is an 1862 essay by American author Nathaniel Hawthorne. The essay was inspired...
- an English translation of the second edition was published as Travels, chiefly on Foot, through several parts of England in 1782, described in Letters...