part of speech: adverb
definition 1: more than usually; to a great degree.
- The chicken is especially good at this restaurant.
synonyms: exceptionally, extraordinarily, outstandingly, particularly
definition 2: in particular.
- The trip will be expensive, especially if we go by plane.
definition 3: specially; mainly.
- I bought this bracelet especially for you.
synonyms: exclusively, precisely, specifically, uniquely