Normally vs. Usually

Normally vs. Usually — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Normally and Usually

Normallyadjective

Conforming with, adhering to, or constituting a norm, standard, pattern, level, or type; typical

normal room temperature.one's normal weight.normal diplomatic relations.

Usuallyadjective

Commonly encountered, experienced, or observed

the usual summer heat.

Normallyadjective

(Biology) Functioning or occurring in a natural way; lacking observable abnormalities or deficiencies.

Usuallyadjective

Regularly or customarily used

ended the speech with the usual expressions of thanks.

Normallyadjective

Relating to or designating the normality of a solution.

Usuallyadjective

In conformity with regular practice or procedure

Come at the usual time.

Normallyadjective

Abbr. n Designating an aliphatic hydrocarbon having an acyclic unbranched chain of carbon atoms.

Usuallyadverb

Most of the time; less than always, but more than occasionally.

Except for one or two days a year, he usually walks to work.

Normallyadjective

Being at right angles; perpendicular.

Usuallyadverb

Under normal conditions.

Normallyadjective

Perpendicular to the direction of a tangent line to a curve or a tangent plane to a surface.

Usuallyadverb

under normal conditions;

usually she was late

Normallyadjective

Relating to or characterized by average intelligence or development.

Normallyadjective

Free from mental illness; sane.

Normallynoun

The usual, expected, or standard state, form, amount, or degree

Temperatures have been above normal for this time of year.

Normallynoun

(Mathematics) A perpendicular, especially a perpendicular to a line tangent to a plane curve or to a plane tangent to a space curve.

Normallyadverb

Under normal conditions or circumstances; usually; most of the time

Normally, I eat breakfast at 6am, but today, I got up late and didn't eat until 9.

Normallyadverb

In the expected or customary manner.

Lisa ate normally, until she realised that she was late for choir, when she sped up.

Normallyadverb

To a usual or customary extent or degree.

He was abnormally agitated, she only normally so.

Normallyadverb

In the manner of a variable with a Gaussian distribution.

Normallyadverb

under normal conditions;

usually she was late