- In a critical manner; with, or in terms of, criticism.
- a critically applauded film
- I looked critically at the frayed carpet of the hotel room.
- With close discernment; accurately; exactly.
- Critically to discern good writers from bad.
- At a crisis or critical time; in a situation, place, or condition of decisive consequence.
- a fortification critically situated
- Bishop Burnet
- Coming critically the night before the session.