majorly

[ mey-jer-lee ]
/ ˈmeɪ dʒər li /
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adverb

Slang. extremely; thoroughly: The class was majorly hard.

Nearby words

  1. majoritarianism,
  2. majority,
  3. majority carrier,
  4. majority leader,
  5. majority-minority,
  6. majunga,
  7. majuro,
  8. majuscule,
  9. mak,
  10. makah

Origin of majorly

First recorded in 1980–85

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British Dictionary definitions for majorly

majorly

/ (ˈmeɪdʒəlɪ) /

adverb

slang, mainly US and Canadian very; really; extremelyit was majorly important for us to do that
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Word Origin and History for majorly

majorly

adv.

by 1887, from major (adj.) + -ly (2). Common in popular U.S. colloquial speech from c.1995.

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