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  • 1 Heartily — Heart i*ly (h[aum]rt [i^]*l[y^]), adv. [From {Hearty}.] 1. From the heart; with all the heart; with sincerity. [1913 Webster] I heartily forgive them. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. With zeal; actively; vigorously; willingly; cordially; as, he heartily… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 heartily — [härt′ l ē] adv. [ME hertili: see HEART & LY2] 1. in a friendly, sincere, cordial way 2. with zest, enthusiasm, or vigor 3. with a good appetite and in large amounts [to eat heartily] 4. completely; fully; v …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 heartily — ► ADVERB 1) in a hearty manner. 2) very: heartily sick of them …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 heartily — index readily Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 heartily — c.1300, from HEARTY (Cf. hearty) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 heartily — adverb 1 loudly and cheerfully: He laughed heartily and embraced his brother. 2 completely or very much: heartily agree/approve of/support etc: a sentiment with which she heartily agreed | heartily fed up with/sick of: By the end we were heartily …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 heartily — /hahr tl ee/, adv. 1. in a hearty manner; cordially: He was greeted heartily. 2. sincerely; genuinely: He sympathized heartily with their plight. 3. without restraint; exuberantly; vigorously: They laughed heartily. 4. with a hearty appetite: The …

    Universalium

  • 8 heartily — heart|i|ly [ˈha:tıli US ˈha:r ] adv 1.) with energy and enjoyment ▪ Great to see you, she said heartily. ▪ Hugh laughed heartily at the joke. 2.) completely or very much ▪ This is a book I heartily recommend to all hill walkers. ▪ Madge had… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 heartily — heart|i|ly [ hartıli ] adverb 1. ) in a loud or enthusiastic way: Jones laughed heartily at his little joke. I heartily agree with her. 2. ) if you eat heartily, you eat everything on your plate with enthusiasm 3. ) completely or extremely: I d… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 heartily — UK [ˈhɑː(r)tɪlɪ] / US [ˈhɑrtɪlɪ] adverb 1) in a loud or enthusiastic way Jones laughed heartily at his little joke. 2) completely or extremely I d grown heartily sick of London. I heartily agree with her. 3) if you eat heartily, you eat… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 heartily — heart•i•ly [[t]ˈhɑr tl i[/t]] adv. 1) in a hearty manner; cordially 2) sincerely; genuinely: He sympathized heartily[/ex] 3) exuberantly: We laughed heartily[/ex] 4) with a hearty appetite: They ate heartily[/ex] 5) thoroughly: I m heartily sick… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 12 heartily — [ˈhɑːtɪli] adv 1) in a loud or enthusiastic way Jones laughed heartily at his little joke.[/ex] 2) completely, or extremely They are heartily sorry for the trouble they ve caused.[/ex] 3) if you eat heartily, you eat everything on your plate with …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 13 heartily — adv. Heartily is used with these adjectives: ↑sick Heartily is used with these verbs: ↑agree, ↑applaud, ↑approve, ↑chuckle, ↑congratulate, ↑dislike, ↑eat, ↑endorse, ↑laugh, ↑ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 heartily — adverb 1) we heartily welcome the changes Syn: wholeheartedly, sincerely, genuinely, warmly, profoundly, with all one s heart; eagerly, enthusiastically, earnestly, ardently 2) they were heartily sick of her Syn: ve …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 15 heartily — adverb 1) we heartily welcome the changes Syn: wholeheartedly, warmly, profoundly, eagerly, enthusiastically 2) they were heartily sick of her Syn: thoroughly, completely, absolutely, exceedingly, downright; …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 16 heartily — adv. 1 in a hearty manner; with goodwill, appetite, or courage. 2 very; to a great degree (esp. with ref. to personal feelings) (am heartily sick of it; disliked him heartily) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 heartily — adverb Date: 14th century 1. in a hearty manner 2. a. with all sincerity ; wholeheartedly b. with zest or gusto 3. wholly, thoroughly < heartily sick of all this talk > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 18 heartily — adverb 1》 in a hearty manner. 2》 to a great degree; very: they were heartily sick of the subject …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19 heartily — adverb in a hearty manner …

    Wiktionary

  • 20 heartily — Synonyms and related words: actively, agreeably, amiably, amicably, animatedly, ardently, arm in arm, breathlessly, briskly, con brio, congenially, cordially, deafeningly, devotedly, devoutly, earnestly, energetically, enthusiastically, excitedly …

    Moby Thesaurus