(used as an intensifier) extremely well

her voice is superbly disciplined


the colors changed wondrously slowly

Derived from adjective: ↑terrific, ↑marvelous (for: ↑marvellously), ↑topping (for: ↑toppingly), ↑superb (for: ↑superbly), ↑wondrous (for: ↑wondrously), ↑wonderful (for: ↑wonderfully)
Usage Domain: ↑intensifier, ↑intensive

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  • Terrifically — Ter*rif ic*al*ly, adv. In a terrific manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • terrifically — adverb In a terrific or extreme way. The test was terrifically hard , said the tired student …   Wiktionary

  • terrifically — adv. Terrifically is used with these adjectives: ↑exciting …   Collocations dictionary

  • terrifically — ter|rif|i|cally [təˈrıfıkli] adv [+ adjective/adverb] very = ↑extremely ▪ She had been so terrifically busy that she barely had time to sleep …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • terrifically — adverb (+ adj/adv) informal very; extremely: It s terrifically difficult for working parents to find adequate child care …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • terrifically — terrific ► ADJECTIVE 1) of great size, amount, or intensity. 2) informal excellent. 3) archaic causing terror. DERIVATIVES terrifically adverb. ORIGIN Latin terrificus, from terrere frighten …   English terms dictionary

  • terrifically — adverb see terrific …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • terrifically — See terrific. * * * …   Universalium

  • terrifically — Synonyms and related words: alarmingly, almighty, appallingly, astoundingly, awfully, disconcertingly, dismayingly, divinely, dreadfully, exceedingly, exquisitely, fearfully, frightfully, gloriously, horrendously, horribly, horridly, horrifically …   Moby Thesaurus

  • terrifically — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. frightfully, mightily, horribly, intensely; see badly 1 , terribly 1 , 2 , very …   English dictionary for students

  • terrifically — adv. frightfully, awfully, fearsomely; greatly, intensely (Informal) …   English contemporary dictionary

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