Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. Nobly; magnanimously.
  • adv. To a great extent or degree.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a great degree; much.
  • adv. Nobly; illustriously; magnanimously.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a great degree; to a large extent; largely; exceedingly.
  • Grandly; nobly.
  • In a great or high manner; with high spirit; magnanimously.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. to an extraordinary extent or degree

Etymologies

great +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

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