Definition of automatically adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌɔːtəˈmætɪkli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɔːtəˈmætɪkli//
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  1. 1without needing a person to operate controls The heating switches off automatically.
  2. 2without thinking synonym instinctively I turned left automatically without thinking.
  3. 3in a way that always happens as a result of a particular action or situation You will automatically get free dental treatment if you are under 18.