- excellently; very well.
- in a manner involving capital punishment.
Origin of capitally
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Examples from the Web for capitally
These were capitally arranged in the cabin, and looked very nice.The Last Voyage
Lady (Annie Allnutt) Brassey
I said it would do capitally, and she hurried downstairs to prepare my supper.A Master of Mysteries
L. T. Meade
"Thank you, very much; we shall do capitally," the boys said.
"I am getting on capitally, thanks to your care," Ralph said.
He used to oversee my place on the lake, and did it capitally, too.Uncle Tom's Cabin
Harriet Beecher Stowe
- mainly British in an excellent manner; admirably
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