Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Virtually"

The meaning of "Virtually" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa at virtually?
A: Hi! Do you have more context? I noticed the question is for the meaning of, at virtually
Q: O que significa virtually ?
A: In some contexts, yes! For example:
"Virtually all plants are green."
"Virtually all of the people in this town eat nothing but curry."
"I wanted to put the test grades in, but virtually everyone failed!"
Virtually=almost in this case, but stronger. It also comes off as a little dramatic
Q: O que significa virtually?
A: almost
practically
Q: O que significa virtually?
A: Unfortunately the meaning of the word "virtually" is highly dependent on the context in which it is used.

I have found that recently it is most often used to describe things that exist only on the internet or in some kind of digital setting as apposed to literal existence in a form that can be touched, tested, or smelled.
Q: O que significa virtually ?
A: sometimes it means online, literally, in essence

Example sentences using "Virtually"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com virtually .
A: [virtually] and [practically] are basically the same.-> 同じです。
However, almost always, [practically] sounds better.

I virtually cringed.
I practically cringed.
I virtually ran away.
I practically ran away.
The two are virtually the same.
The two are practically the same.

All are good and each pair have the same meaning.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com "virtually".
A: Thank you very much for the examples and explanations! :)
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com virtually.
A: This place is virtually empty. Should be easy to find somewhere to sit.

That car is virtually worthless, you should just sell it for scrap.

Synonyms of "Virtually" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre virtually e actually ?
A: " Virtually " means " almost" , it tells you about degree 90%

for example : my kids are virtually identical.

→ it means my kids almost look like the same (90% the same).

" Actually " means " exactly or in fact or in reality" and 100% sure, when someone thought about something, but it is not completely true, and then you say " actually " to talk and explain about the truth of that.

For example: Jake thinks my kids are virtually identical, but actually, they are not.

→ it means Jake just thinks my kids look the same, but in fact my kids look exactly different ( 100% look different). And you explain the opposite of what most people think ( the fact ) because you want to make sure that Jake's thought is wrong.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre virtually e practically ?
A: if you use with the sense of 'almost', 'nearly', 'close to' etc, they are literally synonyms
Q: Qual é a diferença entre virtually e actually ?
A: "actually" means "in truth".
"My small daughter thought the man was a jewel thief, but actually he was an actor."

"virtually" means "almost".
"There are virtually no people with tails in the world"
or
"Running 41 kilometers is virtually the same as running a marathon"

("virtually" also means "digitally" or "through a computer" or "online".)
Q: Qual é a diferença entre virtually e actually ?
A: Virtual means something isn't real, it can be from internet or any other mediums. Eg. Inspite of the fact that I never met you in person, you are my good virtual friends.

But actual means the truth, or reality. Eg. The news broadcast actual information.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre virtually e practically ?
A: Mmm ..... I don't see any difference to the two words. Maybe instead of word really would use practically. But when using the word practically your emphasing more expression to the words.
There was really no one at the party. There was practically no one there!
I really want to do that! I virtually want to do that!
It was so cold. It was virtually so cold. ...... So to me they both have the same meaning as each other but your emphasing /making what you are talking about more. Like the example the person gave above. Everything in here is (really) dirty. Virtually /practically everything is dirty it sounds more dirty when you say virtually or practically. ........ I hope this makes sense it's funny how you know when to use words but to examine is hard.

Translations of "Virtually"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? virtually
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Other questions about "Virtually"

Q: 1. They’re↘︎↗︎virtually|indi↘︎stinguishable.
2. They’re virtually indi↘︎stinguishable. soa natural?
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Q: virtually soa natural?
A: Virtually

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