exceedingly

[ik-see-ding-lee]

adverb

to an unusual degree; very; extremely: The children were doing exceedingly well in school.

Nearby words

  1. excavation of optic disk,
  2. excavator,
  3. exceed,
  4. exceedance,
  5. exceeding,
  6. excel,
  7. excellence,
  8. excellency,
  9. excellent,
  10. excelsior

Origin of exceedingly

1425–75; late Middle English. See exceeding, -ly

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exceedingly

adverb

to a very great or unusual degree; extremely; exceptionally
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