WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
nat•u•ral•ly /ˈnætʃərəli, ˈnætʃrəli/USA pronunciation   adv. 
  1. in a natural manner:Just smile naturally.
  2. being in a certain way by nature:She has naturally curly hair.
  3. of course;
    as would be expected;
    needless to say:Naturally, you'll have to pay in advance.
  1. come naturally, [not: be + ~-ing;  no object] to be easy for someone to do or learn:Playing the violin comes naturally to her.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
nat•u•ral•ly  (nachər ə lē, -əl lē, nachrə lē, -rəl lē),USA pronunciation adv. 
  1. in a natural or normal manner.
  2. by nature;
    innately or inherently.
  3. of course;
    as would be expected;
    needless to say.
  • 1400–50; late Middle English; see natural, -ly

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

naturally /ˈnætʃrəlɪ -tʃərə-/ adv
  1. in a natural or normal way
  2. through nature; inherently; instinctively
adv , sentence substitute
  1. of course; surely

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