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Meaning of "banally" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BANALLY

banally  [bəˈnɑːllɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BANALLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Banally is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES BANALLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Predictability

Predictability is the degree to which a correct prediction or forecast of a system's state can be made either qualitatively or quantitatively.

Definition of banally in the English dictionary

The definition of banally in the dictionary is in a banal manner.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BANALLY


agilely
ˈædʒaɪllɪ
brittlely
ˈbrɪtəllɪ
coolly
ˈkuːllɪ
dully
ˈdʌllɪ
facilely
ˈfæsaɪllɪ
fertilely
ˈfɜːtaɪllɪ
foully
ˈfaʊllɪ
futilely
ˈfjuːtaɪllɪ
hostilely
ˈhɒstaɪllɪ
interstitially
ˌɪntəˈstɪʃəllɪ
leally
ˈliːllɪ
palely
ˈpeɪllɪ
puerilely
ˈpjʊəraɪllɪ
servilely
ˈsɜːvaɪllɪ
shrilly
ˈʃrɪllɪ
solely
ˈsəʊllɪ
stilly
ˈstɪllɪ
tactilely
ˈtæktaɪllɪ
vilely
ˈvaɪllɪ
wholly
ˈhəʊllɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BANALLY

banak
banal
banalisation
banalise
banality
banalization
banalize
banana
banana belt
Banana bender
banana boat
banana oil
banana peel
banana plug
banana prawn
banana republic
banana skin
banana split
Bananalander
bananas

WORDS THAT END LIKE BANALLY

actually
additionally
anally
emotionally
exceptionally
externally
finally
functionally
intentionally
internally
internationally
marginally
nationally
occasionally
optionally
originally
personally
professionally
traditionally
unconditionally
unintentionally

Synonyms and antonyms of banally in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «banally» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BANALLY

Find out the translation of banally to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of banally from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «banally» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

banally
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

banalmente
570 millions of speakers

English

banally
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

banally
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

banally
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

банально
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

banalmente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

banally
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

banalement
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bulat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

banal
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

banally
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

banally
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Banal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

banally
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

banally
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बेबंद
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

banally
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

banalmente
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

banalnie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

банально
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

banal
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

banally
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

banally
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

banally
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

banalt
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of banally

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BANALLY»

The term «banally» is used very little and occupies the 160.054 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BANALLY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «banally» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «banally» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about banally

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BANALLY»

Discover the use of banally in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to banally and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Musing the Mosaic: Approaches to Ronald Sukenick
As his last name implies, the primary embodiment of ideological control in the novel is Strop Banally. At least one critic has argued that Banally is the “character most admired by Sukenick” (Kutnik 91), but I believe this judgment misconstrues  ...
Matthew Roberson, 2012
2
Up: A Novel
It is necessarily on the characterization of Strop Banally that the book stands or falls. One regrets to say that it falls. "Blinded by envy and contempt," the author writes, "I with exasperating ineptitude begin groping my way into the identity of my ...
Ronald Sukenick, 1998
3
Mosaic Man
Banally claimed the boots were nothing but a sort of cowboy mezzuzah but then they discovered he wasn't Jewish. And wasn't a cowboy. He resembled an astronaut, that sort of overbuilt, robotic look. "The Mossad stepped in and claimed that ...
Ronald Sukenick, 1999
4
Automotive Prosthetic: Technological Mediation and the Car ...
Dialectically moving between these two works we find an unfolding ofthe “banally profound,” to use Rosler's words: that which is powerfully significant in the making of our quotidian practices and mores, hidden in plain sight. In this instance ...
Charissa N. Terranova, 2014
5
The Possibility of Language: Seven New Poets
To say, somewhat banally, art survives. To say, somewhat banally, rivers freeze. The river froze. The art survives (The Dutchmen on their nimble skates) (By curator, donor, don, by chance) As if beneath the ice were waters none. As if beneath ...
Jeffrey Roessner, Robert Thomas Archambeau, Mike Barrett, 2001
6
Readings at the Edge of Literature
Hannah Arendt's exposition of the banality of evil does not explain how we are to see this banality banally.Yet if we do not see it banally, we do not to that extent understand it. Of course if we do see it banally,we also fail to understand it.
Myra Jehlen, 2002
7
Intermittency: The Concept of Historical Reason in Recent ...
For Benjamin as for Kant, says Proust, the new always ruptures the series; but the rupture appears as a banally repetitive gesture. The disclosure of this principle of novelty as repetition is intrinsic to modernity. Modernity ,3, s“ ,3, discovers the ...
Andrew Gibson, 2012
8
The Structure of Thinking: A Process-oriented Account of Mind
The platonic universe is, banally, eternal, as are eternal sentences and propositions. But, regrettably, we — poor shadows of our platonic selves — are mortal and transitory, as are most of the objects and events that we experience and discuss ...
Laura E. Weed, 2003
9
The Value of Privacy
4 Expectations, knowledge, autonomy That all relations between human beings are based on the knowledge that one person has of the other — this is such a banally self-evident fact that it is not easy to think of the not at all self-evident ...
Beate Rossler, Rupert D. V. Glasgow, 2005
10
Why Gould Was Wrong
Banally, human individuals are autonomous and active objects, because of their relative genetic autonomy and relative lack of interaction with their surroundings. They have a will on their own. Trivially, the will is modular, and the will modules ...
Nils K. Oeijord, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BANALLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term banally is used in the context of the following news items.
1
“Fun Home” Is Bringing Butch Lesbians Into The Mainstream
... more and more creative decision-makers will continue greenlighting queer stories for the mainstream, because (obviously, banally, radically) ... «BuzzFeed News, Jun 15»
2
A Great New Movie, An Overrated Old One
... creative infidelity to the text of the plays that's far more faithful to their spirit than is the familiar run of banally literal adaptations and updatings. «The New Yorker, Jun 15»
3
Why Americans secretly love a gladiatorial blowhard like Donald …
But by making it seem urgent for you to testify in defense of the most banally commonsensical things, Trump also may well make you feel a ... «The Week Magazine, Jun 15»
4
Review: THE OVERNIGHT, Hysterically Saucy And Possibly Shocking
The film opens in the bedroom of a couple, Alex and Emily, played by Adam Scott and Taylor Schilling, having banally, routine sex in their ... «TwitchFilm, Jun 15»
5
Tristan und Isolde, Longborough Festival Opera, review: 'a splendid …
The only novelty was the intermittent introduction of two barefoot dancers, banally choreographed by Didy Veldman, who seemed to represent ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
6
Movie Review: “The 11th Hour”
Despite this promising beginning, the rest of the film is either banally stylized or pseudo-Malickian. Taking cues from Tree Of Life, there are ... «The Young Folks, Jun 15»
7
In Writing News: White Men Can't Write, Cinema Books Is Closing …
Do yourself a favor and take 30 minutes to browse around. The statements range from the banally pious to the creepily silent to the whuuuuuut? «TheStranger.com, Jun 15»
8
Why Russia protects North Korea from the West
“Pyongyang, banally, does not trust Beijing, constantly suspects the Chinese of intending to change the North Korean regime and/or to make a ... «Russia Beyond the Headlines, Jun 15»
9
'Between' Review: Netflix's YA Dystopian Series Is No Binge-Watcher
Here's the Between deal – a mysterious virus is wiping out most of the population of the banally named Pretty Lake over 22 years old. A military ... «Deadline, May 15»
10
Ending the Speculation About Oscar Romero, A Martyr for the Gospel
There was in fact someone — on the “right” and on the “left,” to put it rather banally — who continued to insult, or at least to exploit, the name ... «Aleteia EN, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Banally [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/banally>. Jul 2020 ».
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