Definition of abundantly in English:

Share this entry

abundantly

Pronunciation: /əˈbəndəntlē/

adverb

1In large quantities; plentifully: the plant grows abundantly in the wild
More example sentences
  • Wild parsley grows so abundantly at the top of our steep section that I've never needed to plant any in the garden.
  • But it was not too hard to do this at this time of year when wild grass grew abundantly in the fields.
  • Jupiter frequently rules plants that grow abundantly and dandelion is a particularly good example.
1.1 [as submodifier] Extremely: my boss made it abundantly clear that if I didn’t like it, I should look for another job
More example sentences
  • He'd made it abundantly clear that it was an extremely risky game to play.
  • Recent research has made it abundantly clear that females are not passive participants in sexual reproduction.
  • Global atmospherics made it abundantly clear that thinking globally and acting locally were not enough.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: a·bun·dant·ly

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.