Definition of exceedingly in English:

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Pronunciation: /ikˈsēdiNGlē/


1 [as submodifier] Extremely: the team played exceedingly well
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  • Both teams looked exceedingly sharp even after the two and a half week Christmas break.
  • The film is too grim, but not too serious; it is exceedingly violent, but we fail to see the point of bearing witness to it.
  • The soft anatomy is lacking except for exceedingly, exceedingly rare fossil finds.
extremely, exceptionally, especially, tremendously, very, really, truly, awfully, seriously, totally, completely
formal most
informal mega, ultra, real, mighty
archaic exceeding
2 archaic To a great extent: the supply multiplied exceedingly

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Syllabification: ex·ceed·ing·ly

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