Definition of greatly in English:


Line breaks: great¦ly
Pronunciation: /ˈɡreɪtli


By a considerable amount; very much: I admire him greatly [as submodifier]: they now have greatly increased powers
More example sentences
  • Numerological significance can greatly add to the power of the runes when used in magic.
  • The Greenland climate is greatly influenced by the amount of heat released by the sea.
  • There is also the greatly increased pollution these measures are known to create.
very much, much, by a considerable amount, considerably, to a great extent, substantially, appreciably, significantly, markedly, sizeably, seriously, materially, signally, profoundly, to a great extent/degree;
enormously, vastly, immensely, tremendously, hugely, mightily, abundantly, extremely, exceedingly, remarkably

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