from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. In fact or to all purposes; practically: The city was virtually paralyzed by the transit strike.
- adv. Almost but not quite; nearly: "Virtually everyone gets a headache now and then” ( People).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. almost but not quite.
- adv. Without exaggeration; literally
- adv. In essence, but not in fact
- adv. Of a substructure of finite index.
- adv. Of a covering space of finite index.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In a virtual manner; in efficacy or effect only, and not actually; to all intents and purposes; practically.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a virtual manner; in principle, or in effect, if not in actuality.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in essence or effect but not in fact
- adv. (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but
virtual + -ly (Wiktionary)