Definitions for highly
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word highly.
to a high degree or extent; favorably or with much respect
"highly successful"; "He spoke highly of her"; "does not think highly of his writing"; "extremely interesting"
at a high rate or wage
"highly paid workers"
in a high position or level or rank
"details known by only a few highly placed persons"
In a high or esteemed manner.
He spoke highly of you.
extremely; greatly; awfully
He is in a highly visible job.
Etymology: From hiȝly, heȝly, heyȝliche, from healice, equivalent to. Cognate with hoogelijk, höchlich, højlig, högligen.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from high.
Whatever expedients can allay those heats, which break us into different factions, cannot but be useful to the publick, and highly tend to its safety. Joseph Addison, Freeholder.
It cannot but be highly requisite for us to support and enliven our faith, by dwelling often on the same considerations. Francis Atterbury, Sermons.
What thou wouldst highly,
That thou wouldst holily; wouldst not play false,
And yet wouldst wrongly win. William Shakespeare, Macbeth.
Every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think. Rom. xii. 3.
in a high manner, or to a high degree; very much; as, highly esteemed
The New Hacker's Dictionary
[scientific computation] The preferred modifier for overstating an understatement. As in: highly nonoptimal, the worst possible way to do something; highly nontrivial, either impossible or requiring a major research project; highly nonlinear, completely erratic and unpredictable; highly nontechnical, drivel written for lusers, oversimplified to the point of being misleading or incorrect (compare drool-proof paper). In other computing cultures, postfixing of in the extreme might be preferred.
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Rank popularity for the word 'highly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1081
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'highly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2295
Rank popularity for the word 'highly' in Adverbs Frequency: #108
The numerical value of highly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of highly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
I think the important thing is all the products in our cohort are highly rated, everyone likes the cheap products as much as the expensive ones.
We found those with the highest levels actually had the lowest risk of CVD( cardiovascular disease). These relationships are highly interesting, but we need further studies to better understand the full health impact of dairy fats and dairy foods.
Typically if you have not been exercising, we will get a stress test, a supervised graded exercise test to make sure that you don't have a heart attack while you exercise, exercise is very safe. It's highly effective.
Daniel Kaye was operating as a highly skilled and capable hacker-for-hire, daniel Kaye activities inflicted substantial damage on numerous businesses in countries around the world, demonstrating the borderless nature of cyber crime.
The motives of his recent moves at DoD and NSA remain unclear and are of course speculative, although the partisan personnel he put in place certainly suggest that he is stacking the deck, ultimately to win the fight over further declassification of intel related to the 2016 Russian investigation, if he did the same at CIA, install a new hyper-partisan director who would agree to further declassification efforts, it would not only expose and compromise highly classified sources and methods, but also taint the agency in the eyes of our international partners. Simply put, that puts America at great risk.
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