this group has consisted chiefly of conservatives
He is remembered chiefly for catching pneumonia during his lengthy inaugural address and, a month later, becoming the first president to die in office.
he is remembered chiefly for his sonatas
These must be chiefly , if not wholly, effects of the unsteadiness and injustice with which a factious spirit has tainted our public administrations.
It was not long ago that American architectural history consisted chiefly of biographies, thematic or typological studies, and synthetic surveys.
I am chiefly interested in stuff that is extraordinary, better than similar products, little-known, and reliably useful for an individual or small group.
Its diet consists chiefly of vegetable matter, but it also eats small animals.
To the extent that slaves were allowed personalities before the law, they were regarded chiefly - almost solely - as potential criminals.
‘Climatic changes chiefly affect winters,’ she said.
We release ordinary criminals after some time chiefly because we hope that the term in prison has deterred them from repeating their crimes.