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Definitions for awfully
ˈɔ fə li, ˈɔf liaw·ful·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. terribly, awfully, awful, frightfully(adverb)

    used as intensifiers

    "terribly interesting"; "I'm awful sorry"

  2. dreadfully, awfully, horribly(adverb)

    of a dreadful kind

    "there was a dreadfully bloody accident on the road this morning"

  3. terribly, atrociously, awfully, abominably, abysmally, rottenly(adverb)

    in a terrible manner

    "she sings terribly"

Wiktionary

  1. awfully(Adverb)

    In a manner inspiring awe.

  2. awfully(Adverb)

    Reverently.

  3. awfully(Adverb)

    Badly, terribly.

    She led after the swiming and cycling, but ran awfully and came in fourth.

  4. awfully(Adverb)

    Very; exceedingly; extremely; excessively.

  5. awfully(Adverb)

    Fearfully.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Awfully(adverb)

    in an awful manner; in a manner to fill with terror or awe; fearfully; reverently

  2. Awfully(adverb)

    very; excessively

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  1. Alex
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    Karen
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of awfully in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of awfully in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of awfully in a Sentence

  1. Ashton Carter:

    I said the number 60, and I can look out at your faces and you have the same reaction I do, which is that that's an awfully small number.

  2. The President:

    If they don't start, they won't have a problem, if they do start it's awfully tough to get off.

  3. Rory McIlroy:

    It's awfully impressive, it's nice to get your major tally up and running at an early stage in your career. It's great to see, great for the game, and I'm sure there will be many more.

  4. Dan Pfeiffer:

    Bernie Sanders needs to grow Bernie Sanders support significantly to win the nomination and that begins with the African American community. If Bernie Sanders doesn't do much better with those voters, Bernie Sanders chances of being the nominee are awfully close to zero, that alone will not be enough. To date, Bernie Sanders campaign has at times given off a' my way or the highway vibe' that has put a ceiling on Bernie Sanders support among large swaths of Democratic Party.

  5. Jon Stewart:

    I'm pretty sure what's going to happen five years from now, more of these men and women are going to get sick and they are going to die and I am awfully tired of hearing that it's a 9/11 New York issue, al-Qaeda didn't shout death to Tribeca.

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