extremely

  • 1 Extremely — Ex*treme ly, adv. In an extreme manner or state; in the utmost degree; to the utmost point; exceedingly; as, extremely hot or cold. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 extremely — index unduly Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 extremely — 1530s, from EXTREME (Cf. extreme) + LY (Cf. ly) (2). Originally with great severity, later more loosely, in extreme degree (1570s) …

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  • 4 extremely — [adv] greatly, intensely acutely, almighty, awfully, drastically, exceedingly, exceptionally, excessively, exorbitantly, extraordinarily, highly, hugely, immensely, immoderately, inordinately, intensely, markedly, mortally, notably, over, overly …

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  • 5 extremely — [[t]ɪkstri͟ːmli[/t]] ♦♦ ADV: ADV adj/adv (emphasis) You use extremely in front of adjectives and adverbs to emphasize that the specified quality is present to a very great degree. My mobile phone is extremely useful... These headaches are… …

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  • 6 extremely — ex|treme|ly [ ık strimli ] adverb *** very: used for emphasizing an adjective or adverb: He knows the area extremely well. It is extremely important to record everything that happens. These negotiations will be extremely difficult for the company …

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  • 7 extremely */*/*/ — UK [ɪkˈstriːmlɪ] / US [ɪkˈstrɪmlɪ] adverb very: used for emphasizing an adjective or adverb He knows the area extremely well. It is extremely important to record everything that happens. These negotiations will be extremely difficult for the… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 extremely — adverb 1. to a high degree or extent; favorably or with much respect (Freq. 11) highly successful He spoke highly of her does not think highly of his writing extremely interesting • Syn: ↑highly …

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  • 9 extremely — ex|treme|ly W2S1 [ıkˈstri:mli] adv [+ adjective/adverb] to a very great degree ▪ Earthquakes are extremely difficult to predict. ▪ I m extremely sorry to have troubled you …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 extremely*/*/*/ — [ɪkˈstriːmli] adv very He knows the area extremely well.[/ex] It is extremely important to record everything that happens.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 11 extremely — /ik streem lee/, adv. in an extreme degree; exceedingly: extremely cold. [1525 35; EXTREME + LY] * * * …

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  • 12 extremely — adv. Extremely is used with these adjectives: ↑able, ↑abstract, ↑abusive, ↑accurate, ↑active, ↑adaptable, ↑addictive, ↑adept, ↑advanced, ↑advantageous, ↑afraid, ↑ …

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  • 13 extremely — /Ik stri:mli/ adverb to a very great degree: I m extremely sorry to have troubled you …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 extremely — adverb even on the hottest days, the caverns are extremely cold Syn: very, exceedingly, exceptionally, especially, extraordinarily, in the extreme, tremendously, immensely, vastly, hugely, intensely, acutely, singularly, uncommonly, unusually,… …

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  • 15 extremely — extreme ► ADJECTIVE 1) to the highest degree; very great. 2) highly unusual; exceptional. 3) very severe or serious. 4) not moderate, especially politically. 5) furthest from the centre or a given point. 6) (of a sport) performed in a hazardous… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 16 extremely — adverb Date: 1509 1. in an extreme manner 2. to an extreme extent …

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  • 17 extremely — Synonyms and related words: a bit, a little, a outrance, absolutely, all out, beyond all bounds, beyond compare, beyond comparison, beyond measure, bloody, completely, damned, darned, dead, downright, essentially, ever, exceedingly, exceptionally …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 extremely — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. greatly, remarkably, notably; see much 2 , very . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) adv. very, exceedingly, quite, exceptionally, excessively, greatly, immensely, highly, markedly, severely, intensely, inordinately. III… …

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  • 19 extremely — ex treme·ly || lɪ adv. very, highly, very much; in a radical manner …

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  • 20 extremely — adv 1. exceptionally, extraordinarily, unusually, uncommonly, abnormally; remarkably, notably, damned, danged, U.S. Inf. darned, Sl. hell of a. 2. very, exceedingly, excessively, inordinately, disproportionately, to a degree, Sl. almighty;… …

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