Search Result for "preferably":
1. more readily or willingly;
- Example: "clean it well, preferably with warm water"
- Example: "I'd rather be in Philadelphia"
- Example: "I'd sooner die than give up"
[syn: preferably, sooner, rather]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Preferably \Pref"er*a*bly\, adv. In preference; by choice. [1913 Webster] To choose Plautus preferably to Terence. --Dennis. [1913 Webster]