1. In a special manner; particularly; especially.
2. For a particular purpose; as, a meeting of the legislature is specially summoned.
adv 1: in a special manner; "a specially arranged dinner" [syn: especially]
2: to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common; "he
was particularly fussy about spelling"; "a particularly
gruesome attack"; "under peculiarly tragic circumstances";
"an especially (or specially) cautious approach to the
danger" [syn: particularly, peculiarly, especially]