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exceedingly

[ ik-see-ding-lee ]
/ ɪkˈsi dɪŋ li /
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adverb
to an unusual degree; very; extremely: The children were doing exceedingly well in school.
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Origin of exceedingly

1425–75; late Middle English. See exceeding, -ly
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British Dictionary definitions for exceedingly

exceedingly
/ (ɪkˈsiːdɪŋlɪ) /

adverb
to a very great or unusual degree; extremely; exceptionally
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