Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adverb In a way or to an extent that is well known.
  • adverb With the result of becoming famous.
  • adverb Excellently; splendidly.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • With renown or celebrity; notoriously.
  • Remarkably well; admirably; capitally: as, he has succeeded famously.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb In a famous manner; in a distinguished degree; greatly; splendidly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb this sense) In a celebrated manner.
  • adverb Indicates that the act, state, or occurrence described by the sentence is famous.
  • adverb Really well, having great rapport

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

  • adverb in a manner or to an extent that is well known
  • adverb extremely well

Etymologies

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From famous +‎ -ly.

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