Usage examples for basically

  1. In Social Classes Sumner defined and emphasized the basically important role in our social and economic development played by The Forgotten Man – What Social Classes Owe to Each Other by William Graham Sumner
  2. There is none else known to us and from the engineer's point of view Edison and the simplest laborer Smith or Jones are basically the same their powers or capacities are exponential and though differing in degree are the same in kind – Manhood of Humanity. by Alfred Korzybski
  3. It would not be accurate to say that the cattle industry was basically much influenced or governed by northern or eastern men – The Passing of the Frontier A Chronicle of the Old West, Volume 26 in The Chronicles Of America Series by Emerson Hough