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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inordinately, extraordinarilyadverb


    "she was inordinately smart"; "it will be an extraordinarily painful step to negotiate"


  1. extraordinarilyadverb

    In an extraordinary manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Extraordinarilyadverb

    Etymology: from extraordinary.

    In the affairs which were not determinable one way or other by the Scripture, himself gave an extraordinarily direction and counsel, as oft as they sought it at his hands. Richard Hooker.

    In government it is good to use men of one rank equally; for to countenance some extraordinarily, is to make them insolent, and the rest discontent. Francis Bacon, Essays, Civ. and Moral.

    He quotes me right; and I hope all his quotations, wherein he is so extraordinarily copious and elaborate, are so. James Howell.

    The temple of Solomon was a type, and therefore was so extraordinarily magnificent; otherwise perhaps a cheaper structure might have been as serviceable. John Wilkins, Math. Magick.


  1. extraordinarily

    Extraordinarily is an adverb that means in an exceptional, remarkable, notable, or very unusual way. It is often used to put emphasis on a characteristic, quality, or action that surpasses ordinary or normal standards, often to a considerable or surprising degree.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Extraordinarilyadverb

    in an extraordinary manner or degree

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of extraordinarily in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of extraordinarily in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of extraordinarily in a Sentence

  1. President Barack Obama on Friday:

    The reason that a lot of environmentalists are concerned about it is the way that you get the oil out in Canada is an extraordinarily dirty way of extracting oil, and obviously there are always risks in piping a lot of oil through Nebraska farmland and other parts of the country, i haven't made a final determination on it, but what I've said is, 'we're not going to authorize a pipeline that benefits largely a foreign company if it can't be shown that it is safe and if it can't be shown that overall it would not contribute to climate change,'.

  2. Philip Beresford:

    The queen is extraordinarily frugal as a person, the most she's into are a few race horses.

  3. Christina Warinner:

    The mummies have long fascinated scientists and the public alike since their original discovery. Beyond being extraordinarily preserved, they were found in a highly unusual context, and they exhibit diverse and far-flung cultural elements.

  4. Wendelin Wiedeking:

    I am extraordinarily overjoyed, i have always said I am innocent.

  5. Reginald V. Johnson:

    “Aberjhani's voice should be heard around the world. He is an extraordinarily gifted writer whose words are more than inspirational, intriguing, and eloquent ... they are poetry in motion.”

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