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



    BrE BrE//ˈtɪpɪkli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈtɪpɪkli//
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  1. 1  used to say that something usually happens in the way that you are stating The factory typically produces 500 chairs a week. A typically priced meal will be around $10.
  2. 2  in a way that shows the usual qualities or features of a particular type of person, thing or group typically American hospitality Mothers typically worry about their children.
  3. 3  in the way that you expect somebody/something to behave Typically, she couldn't find her keys. He was typically modest about his achievements.
  4. Extra examples The factory typically produces 500 cars a week. They treated us to some typically American hospitality. Typically, she couldn’t find her keys. Typically, the contracts were for five years.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: typically