- To a very great degree; very: this is an extremely difficult thing to doMore example sentences
very, exceedingly, exceptionally, especially, extraordinarily, to a fault, in the extreme, extra, tremendously, immensely, vastly, hugely, abundantly, intensely, acutely, singularly, significantly, distinctly, outstandingly, uncommonly, unusually, decidedly, particularly, eminently, supremely, highly, remarkably, really, truly, mightily, thoroughly; all that, to a great extent, most, so; Scottish unco; French très; Northern English right• informal terrifically, awfully, fearfully, terribly, devilishly, majorly, seriously, mega, ultra, oh-so, stinking, mucho, damn, damnedSouth African • informal lekker• archaic exceeding
- It was the Cold War that made it extremely difficult and dangerous to be a Communist.
- I think some of my staff find it extremely difficult and challenging working for me.
- I live with my nan and grandad and it will be extremely difficult for me to pay as we do not have enough money.