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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: gewạltig


  • [umgangssprachlich] (sehr, überaus) See examples:sich gewaltig irren/täuschen
    be very much mistaken
    es wundert mich/imponiert mir gewaltig
    I'm amazed/tremendously impressed
    etwas ist gewaltig gestiegen/gesunken
    something has risen/dropped sharply

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly