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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. In a cordial manner; with warmth and sincerity: She greeted us heartily.
  • adv. Thoroughly; completely: wished heartily that they would leave.
  • adv. With zest or enthusiasm.
  • adv. With great appetite or enjoyment: eat heartily.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. in a hearty manner

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. From the heart; with all the heart; with sincerity.
  • adv. With zeal; actively; vigorously; willingly; cordially.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a hearty manner; from or with the heart; cordially; zealously; eagerly.

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

  • adv. in a hearty manner
  • adv. with gusto and without reservation

Etymologies

hearty +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

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