Definition of enormously in English:

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Pronunciation: /əˈnôrməslē/


To a very great degree or extent; considerably: quality of life varies enormously from one place to another [as submodifier]: she has been enormously successful
More example sentences
  • It seemed, that he wanted to discover something of my background, which pleased me enormously.
  • I used to enjoy it enormously and for a two year period, played every week.
  • That is why the recruitment industry has grown enormously over the past 10 years.
very, extremely, really, exceedingly, exceptionally, tremendously, immensely, hugely;
singularly, particularly, eminently
informal terrifically, awfully, seriously, desperately, ultra, damn, damned, darn, darned
real, mighty

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Syllabification: e·nor·mous·ly

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