Definitions

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

  • adverb In a mighty manner; powerfully.
  • adverb To a great degree; greatly.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In a mighty manner; by great power, force, or strength; vigorously; vehemently; earnestly.
  • Greatly; in or to a great degree; very much.

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

  • adverb In a mighty manner; with might; with great earnestness; vigorously; powerfully.
  • adverb To a great degree; very much.

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

  • adverb In a mighty manner.

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

  • adverb (Southern regional intensive) very; to a great degree
  • adverb powerfully or vigorously

Etymologies

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From mighty + -ly.

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