What does severely mean?

Definitions for severely
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. badly, severely, gravely, seriously(adverb)

    to a severe or serious degree

    "fingers so badly frozen they had to be amputated"; "badly injured"; "a severely impaired heart"; "is gravely ill"; "was seriously ill"

  2. sternly, severely(adverb)

    with sternness; in a severe manner

    "`No,' she said sternly"; "peered severely over her glasses"

  3. hard, severely(adverb)

    causing great damage or hardship

    "industries hit hard by the depression"; "she was severely affected by the bank's failure"

Wiktionary

  1. severely(Adverb)

    In a severe manner.

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'severely' in Adverbs Frequency: #314

How to pronounce severely?

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    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Veena
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    Indian

How to say severely in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of severely in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of severely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of severely in a Sentence

  1. Jake Fraser:

    Greater transparency is severely needed.

  2. President Dilma Rousseff:

    We are severely punishing those responsible for this tragedy.

  3. Andrew Baird:

    Reef resilience is now severely compromised by global warming.

  4. Devendra Singh Tak:

    Information about remote areas is severely lacking at this time.

  5. George Kendall:

    Mr. Woodfox has been very severely punished, and enough's enough.

Images & Illustrations of severely

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