- a collection of legends.
Origin of legendary
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1. heroic, supernatural, strange, superhuman.
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Examples from the Web for legendarily
But the French are legendarily crafty, as you would surely point out, Rick.Rick Santorum Doesn’t Like the French, But America Increasingly Does
February 26, 2012
- of or relating to legend
- celebrated or described in a legend or legends
- very famous or notorious
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Word Origin and History for legendarily
mid-16c., from Medieval Latin legendarius, from legenda (see legend). Earlier it was a noun meaning "a collection of legends" (1510s).
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