Definitions

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

  • adv. In a terrible manner: terribly wounded.
  • adv. Extremely; very I'm terribly sorry.
  • adv. To a great extent; very much: Would you mind terribly if I opened the window?

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. Causing terror or awe.
  • adv. Very; extremely.
  • adv. Very badly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a terrible manner.
  • Violently; exceedingly; greatly; very.

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

  • adv. used as intensifiers
  • adv. in a terrible manner

Etymologies

From terrible +‎ -ly. (Wiktionary)

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