Search Result for "officially":
1. in an official role;
- Example: "officially, he is in charge"
- Example: "officially responsible"
2. with official authorization;
- Example: "the club will be formally recognized"
[syn: formally, officially]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Officially \Of*fi"cial*ly\, adv. By the proper officer; by virtue of the proper authority; in pursuance of the special powers vested in an officer or office; as, accounts or reports officially verified or rendered; letters officially communicated; persons officially notified. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
officially adv 1: in an official role; "officially, he is in charge"; "officially responsible" [ant: unofficially] 2: with official authorization; "the club will be formally recognized" [syn: formally, officially]