What is another word for exceedingly?

Pronunciation: [ɛksˈiːdɪŋlɪ] (IPA)

Exceedingly is an adverb used to describe something that is done to a great extent or degree. When looking for synonyms, one could use words such as extremely, exceptionally, tremendously, remarkably, and incredibly. These adverbs all convey the same meaning of something being done to a very high level. Other words that can be used as synonyms include immensely, hugely, vastly, and excessively. It's important to choose the correct synonym depending on the context of the sentence. By using different synonyms, a writer can avoid repetition and make their writing more interesting and varied.

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What are the hypernyms for Exceedingly?

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What are the opposite words for exceedingly?

Antonyms for the word exceedingly can be used when one aims to express something that is not extreme or intense. Words such as moderately, slightly, marginally, and mildly can be used to contrast with the intensity that exceedingly brings. Using the word moderately can suggest that something is satisfactory, but it is not exceptional. Slightly emphasizes that something is minimal, and there is no need for concern. Marginal implies that something falls below expectations, and mildly suggests that something is not severe, but it bears some caution. These words can be interchanged, depending on the context, to provide a more accurate description of the magnitude of the subject being discussed.

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Usage examples for Exceedingly

Perhaps one reason why Mrs. Maule had never cared for gardening was because her husband's cousin was so exceedingly fond of it.
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
It was a curious sensation, and one which troubled her exceedingly.
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
This one is only two years old but really is exceedingly large.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz

Famous quotes with Exceedingly

  • Men would live exceedingly quiet if these two words, mine and thine, were taken away.
    Anaxagoras
  • We are not born all at once, but by bits. The body first, and the spirit later; and the birth and growth of the spirit, in those who are attentive to their own inner life, are slow and exceedingly painful.
    Mary Antin
  • Coping with the demands of everyday life would be exceedingly trying if one could arrive at solutions to problems only by actually performing possible options and suffering the consequences.
    Albert Bandura
  • All the lessons of history in four sentences: Whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad with power. The mills of God grind slowly, but they grind exceedingly small. The bee fertilizes the flower it robs. When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
    Charles A. Beard
  • I'm exceedingly proud of being an actor, but I never recommend it to anyone.
    Theodore Bikel

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