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adverb personally pronunciation in British English /ˈpɜː(r)s(ə)nəli/
  1. 1
    mainly spoken used for emphasizing that you are giving your own opinion

    Personally, I think we should stick with our original plan.

    I personally prefer pizza to burgers.

  2. 2
    without help, or in a direct way, rather than by a representative

    a breakfast personally prepared by a top chef

    Were you personally involved in this decision?

    I have never met the man personally.

  3. 4
    used for emphasizing that you do not dislike someone, just something that they do or the group they belong to

    I have nothing against Sandy personally, but her family’s a bit strange.

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