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



    BrE BrE//ˈɔːrəli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɔːrəli//
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  1. 1by speaking rather than writing Answers can be written or presented orally on tape. These stories were passed down orally. compare verbally
  2. 2through or using the mouth; in a way that is connected with the mouth Not to be taken orally (= a warning on some medicines to show that they must not be swallowed).