Definition of incredibly in English:


Line breaks: in|cred|ibly
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈkrɛdɪbli


1 [as submodifier] To a great degree; extremely: Michele was incredibly brave
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  • Its riveting but awful reading, a real condemnation and an incredibly brave work.
  • Throughout all the treatment he was very brave and remained incredibly positive.
  • He was extremely uncomfortable and incredibly tired after waiting for such a long time.
2 [sentence adverb] Used to introduce a statement that is hard to believe; strangely: incredibly, he was still alive
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  • Incredibly, the contest was won by an unemployed busdriver.
  • Incredibly, it also eliminates shoulder, upper arm, and upper back pain.

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