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



    BrE BrE//ˈklæsɪkli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈklæsɪkli//
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  1. 1in a simple and attractive way that people will always like Her face is classically beautiful.
  2. 2in a way that has all the features you would expect to find; very typically Classically, pregnant women start to ‘nest’ shortly before the baby is born.
  3. 3using a traditional style or idea; in a way that is widely accepted and has been used for a long time This is the economic system as classically described in the textbooks.
  4. 4in the tradition or style of Western classical music a classically trained singer
  5. 5in a way that is connected with or influenced by the culture of ancient Greece and Rome the return to classically inspired, figurative painting