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Meaning of "erratically" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ERRATICALLY

erratically  [ɪˈrætɪk əlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ERRATICALLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Erratically 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 ERRATICALLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of erratically in the English dictionary

The definition of erratically in the dictionary is in an inconsistent manner.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ERRATICALLY


altruistically
ˌæltruːˈɪstɪk əlɪ
caustically
ˈkɔːstɪk əlɪ
chauvinistically
ˌʃəʊvɪˈnɪstɪk əlɪ
chemotactically
ˌkɛməʊˈtæktɪk əlɪ
cinematically
ˌsɪnɪˈmætɪk əlɪ
cosmetically
kɒzˈmɛtɪk əlɪ
deistically
diːˈɪstɪk əlɪ
despotically
dɛsˈpɒtɪk əlɪ
diagrammatically
ˌdaɪəɡrəˈmætɪk əlɪ
domestically
dəˈmɛstɪk əlɪ
dramatically
drəˈmætɪk əlɪ
ecclesiastically
ɪˌkliːzɪˈæstɪk əlɪ
eclectically
ɪˈklɛktɪk əlɪ
elastically
ɪˈlæstɪk əlɪ
electromagnetically
ɪˌlɛktrəʊmæɡˈnɛtɪk əlɪ
emblematically
ˌɛmbləˈmætɪk əlɪ
endophytically
ˌɛndəʊˈfɪtɪk əlɪ
enzymatically
ˌɛnzaɪˈmætɪk əlɪ
epigenetically
ˌɛpɪdʒɪˈnɛtɪk əlɪ
frantically
ˈfræntɪk əlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ERRATICALLY

errable
errancies
errancy
errand
errand boy
errand of mercy
errant
errantly
errantries
errantry
errata
erratic
erratical
erraticism
erratum
errhine
erring
erringly
erroneous
erroneously

WORDS THAT END LIKE ERRATICALLY

actually
alphabetically
automatically
basically
clinically
critically
drastically
economically
electronically
fantastically
historically
locally
periodically
physically
politically
practically
specifically
statistically
technically
tragically
typically

Synonyms and antonyms of erratically in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «erratically» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ERRATICALLY

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The translations of erratically from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «erratically» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

不正常
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

erráticamente
570 millions of speakers

English

erratically
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

erratically
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

متقلب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

беспорядочно
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

erraticamente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

erratically
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

erratique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tidak sengaja
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

erratisch
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

不規則に
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

불규칙하게
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Erratically
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thất thường
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தாறுமாறாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Erratically
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hatalı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

in modo irregolare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

chaotycznie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

безладно
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

haotic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αστάθεια
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

onreëlmatige
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

oförutsägbart
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

uberegnelig
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of erratically

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ERRATICALLY»

The term «erratically» is regularly used and occupies the 84.887 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ERRATICALLY» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ERRATICALLY»

Discover the use of erratically in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to erratically and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Alaska natural gas transportation system: final ...
In general, damaging earthquakes in the northern Great Plains Province have been infrequent and erratically distributed. Intensities of V and VI are reported, with slight damage to buildings; such earthquakes are believed to be felt over an  ...
United States. EIS Task Force, 1976
2
Origins of Alcoholism
These inconsistent fathers were divided into two groups: "erratically punitive" and "erratically nonpuni- tive," depending on the form of discipline. A fifth group of men simply did not care about their child's activities and imposed no discipline of  ...
William Maxwell McCord, Joan McCord, 1960
3
MCDONNELL DOUGLAS T-45 GOSTHAWK T-45 GOSTHAWK: FLIGHT MANUAL 2
1 needle spins, moves erratically, or freezes in position If the TACAN RANGE flag is displayed on the HSI and you are experiencing constant breaks in DME lock- on, what other indication might you expect if the problem is distance from the ...
COSTARMAEREO, 1997
4
Mastering Windows XP Home Edition
Increase this number if your mouse is behaving erratically. Fast Initialization check box This check box controls whether XP uses fast initialization for the mouse. Fast initialization reduces XP's startup time, but it can make the mouse behave ...
Guy Hart-Davis, 2006
5
The Peter Townsend Reader
I say 'erratically' because the links between country- or region-specific definition and international definition have neither been investigated thoroughly nor justified – even when we can acknowledge that the research in question is helpful in ...
Peter Townsend, Alan Walker, 2010
6
Fundamentals of Logic Design
(d) A D flip-flop with a falling-edge trigger is behaving erratically. It has a setup time of 2 ns and a hold time of 2 ns.The figure shows the inputs to the flip-flop over a typical clock cycle. Why might the flip-flop be behaving erratically? Clock D 1 ...
Charles Roth, Jr., Larry Kinney, 2009
7
Cultivated Palms of the World
... specimen. It is suitable for a sunny position with plenty of water in subtropical and tropical climates. Mature fruit is brown to pale red and has toxic flesh. Seed germinates erratically in 4 to 6 months or more and benefits from bottom heat.
Don Ellison, Anthony Ellison, 2001
8
Climate, History and the Modern World
ERRATICALLY. All the temperature and proxy- temperature records at our disposal, however - in England, in central and northern Europe and in China, and from the ice in north Greenland, the trees on the heights in California and the ...
Hubert H. Lamb, 2002
9
The Biomechanics of Insect Flight: Form, Function, Evolution
7.3.2 Predation, Erratic Flight, and Mimicry Apparently as an evolutionary response to aerial predation, many insects fly rapidly, erratically, and unpredictably; other insect taxa fly slowly and regularly. Butterflies are particularly well known for ...
Robert Dudley, 2002
10
Research in Organizational Behavior: An Annual Series of ...
Play is characterized by uncertainty-freedom-constraint and the loose and flexible association between means and ends; in fact, Webster's (1998) dictionary defines play as ''to move lightly, rapidly, or erratically;yto amuse oneself;yto move  ...
Barry Staw, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ERRATICALLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term erratically is used in the context of the following news items.
1
China shares continue to trade erratically
Mainland Chinese shares were trading erratically on Thursday as regulators continued trying to calm the markets. The Shanghai Composite ... «Citifmonline, Jul 15»
2
Officials: Nude man arrested after fleeing in deputy's car
... a naked man along the road on July 4 and found 37-year-old Jesus Tarango behaving erratically and telling the deputy he'd been poisoned. «York Daily Record/Sunday News, Jul 15»
3
Police: Woman Who Left Baby in Stroller Along Busy D.C. Street …
A man told the marshal he saw a woman leave the stroller, staggering erratically. The marshal later found Cooper two blocks away, leaning ... «NBC4 Washington, Jul 15»
4
Tennessee bank executive, family kidnapped, forced to rob own bank
The FBI said a car that matched the description of the family's Mazda was seen driving erratically around the time of the reported robbery. «Fox News, Jul 15»
5
CRASH LATEST: Family's emotional tribute to emergency services
Police believe the Audi may have been being driven erratically through Preston in the lead-up to the crash, and want to know if anyone saw ... «Lancashire Evening Post, Jul 15»
6
Drink-drive accused doctor was found slumped over steering wheel …
Mr Owen said the car was driving “very erratically” as he followed. He asked his passenger to take a photo of the number plate of the grey Audi ... «WalesOnline, Jul 15»
7
Denver-area police arrest man on attempted murder warrant during …
Just before 2 a.m. on Wednesday, police say an officer saw Shepherd driving erratically near 44th Avenue and Sheridan Boulevard. "When the ... «The Denver Post, Jul 15»
8
William Paterson University professor charged with DWI
The incident began on July 2, when Officer Kyle Parrill saw a black Chrysler driving erratically on Route 23 north around 12:40 a.m., police said ... «NorthJersey.com, Jul 15»
9
JetBlue flight to Barbados diverted
... onboard JetBlue's Flight 1261 to Barbados this morning got a scare when one of the passengers reportedly started behaving erratically. «Barbados Today, Jul 15»
10
Roxio Toast 14 Pro review: A mixed bag of multimedia creation …
Toast Audio Assistant worked erratically with the Blackmagic hardware attached to my Retina MacBook Pro, and even when I could get it ... «Macworld, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Erratically [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/erratically>. Jul 2019 ».
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