for the most part


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for the most part

Mostly; typically. For the most part, Paul is a good student, but he does struggle with math.
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for the most part

mostly; in general. For the most part, the class is enjoying geometry. I like working here for the most part.
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for the most part

In general, usually. For example, For the most part she is very good-humored, or The committee members agree for the most part. [Late 1300s] Also see the synonyms by and large; on the whole.
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for the ˈmost part

mainly; on the whole; generally: I agree with you for the most part but there are a few details I’d like to discuss further.
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for the most part

To the greater extent; generally or mostly.
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