View definitions for officially


adverb as in in an official manner

adverb as in with official approval

Discover More

Example Sentences

Lee and Coogan did briefly meet with the pope, with pictures to prove it, but no one at the Vatican officially screened the film.

After a successful summer working alongside R, he officially offered her the reigns of La Domaine.

Kulash moved out to Chicago to be with them and OK Go was officially born.

More, Queen B officially became the most Grammy-nominated woman of all time.

The borough officially became the least affordable place to live in America.

While it was not officially announced as a race, it was a close run all the way over.

She was officially placed in commission with Old Glory flying proudly at her flagstaff on the 5th day of May, 1919.

Every confounded captain in the Force will have to view them officially; they wouldn't take our word for their being dead.

In short, insurgency ceased to be a valid plea; if it existed in fact, officially it had become a dead letter.

They have no nationality, and are officially described as “Filipinos under the protection of the United States.”


Synonym of the Day

Which one is a synonym for muddle?Get the answer

Start each day with the Synonym of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to officially, such as: correctly, formally, properly, regularly, according to protocol, and befittingly.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.