from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. In a perfect manner or to a perfect degree.
- adv. To a complete or full degree or extent; wholly: The diners were perfectly satisfied with the meal. See Usage Note at perfect.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. With perfection.
- adv. Wholly, adequately.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In a perfect manner or degree; in or to perfection; completely; wholly; throughly; faultlessly.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a perfect manner; wholly; completely; entirely; thoroughly; altogether; quite: as, the matter is not perfectly clear; the coat is perfectly new.
- With the highest degree of thoroughness or excellence; in such a way as to leave nothing to be desired: as, she dances perfectly; he speaks the language perfectly.
- With great exactness, nicety, or precision; accurately; exactly: as, a perfectly adjusted or balanced contrivance.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers
- adv. in a perfect or faultless way
perfect + -ly (Wiktionary)