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dreadfully

[dred-fuh-lee] /ˈdrɛd fə li/
adverb
1.
in a dreadful way:
The pain has increased dreadfully.
2.
very; extremely:
Sorry to be so dreadfully late.
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English. See dreadful, -ly
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British Dictionary definitions for dread-fully

dreadfully

/ˈdrɛdfʊlɪ/
adverb
1.
in a shocking, or disagreeable manner
2.
(intensifier): you're dreadfully kind
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