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Definitions for terribly
ˈtɛr ə bliter·ri·b·ly

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word terribly.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. terribly, awfully, awful, frightfullyadverb

    used as intensifiers

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

  2. terribly, atrociously, awfully, abominably, abysmally, rottenlyadverb

    in a terrible manner

    "she sings terribly"

Wiktionary

  1. terriblyadverb

    Causing terror or awe.

    The lion roared terribly.

  2. terriblyadverb

    Very; extremely.

    He's terribly busy and you really shouldn't bother him.

  3. terriblyadverb

    Very badly.

    She even signed up for karaoke, although she sang terribly.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'terribly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2552

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'terribly' in Adverbs Frequency: #383

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of terribly in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of terribly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of terribly in a Sentence

  1. Bruce Cleaver:

    This is not something we do terribly often but we do of course respond to what happens in the market.

  2. The FCC:

    Its terribly misleading to claim that establishing a commission would be a more effective use of time and resources than the work we did and continue to do.

  3. Bernie Sanders:

    Obviously, I think Cecile Richards apologized for the tone of that video, i think her apology was exactly right. I think that the staffer, the tone was terribly wrong.

  4. John Kasich:

    I am terribly saddened by this accident, by the loss of life and that people were injured enjoying Ohio's fair. Our thoughts and prayers go out to those grieving and injured.

  5. Bep Voskuijl:

    ‘Once, I spent the night in the secret annexe. To tell the truth, I was terribly scared. When I heard a branch creaking or an automobile riding along the canal I became frightened. I was grateful when the morning arrived and I could return to working. It’s only now that I understand what the Frank family went through, and they tension they must have had to live under.’

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