adverb Date: 1707 as if consumed ; excessively <
a baby granddaughter…in whom to be consumedly interested — A. N. Wilson

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • Consumedly — Con*sum ed*ly (k[o^]n*s[=u]m [e^]d*l[y^]), adv. Excessively. [Low] [1913 Webster] He s so consumedly proud of it. Thackeray. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • consumedly — [kən so͞omid lē, kən syo͞om′id lē] adv. extremely or excessively …   English World dictionary

  • consumedly — /keuhn sooh mid lee/, adv. excessively; extremely: a consumedly profound wish. [1700 10; CONSUMED + LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • consumedly — kənˈsümə̇dlē, li adverb : excessively I shall miss him consumedly O.W.Holmes †1935 …   Useful english dictionary

  • consumedly — adverb a) In a way that entirely consumes one b) deucedly; extremely …   Wiktionary

  • consumedly — ad. Hugely, extremely, greatly, exhaustingly, tremendously …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • consumedly — con·sum·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • consumedly — con•sum•ed•ly [[t]kənˈsu mɪd li[/t]] adv. excessively • Etymology: 1700–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • Cyclone Nargis — Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Nargis Very severe cyclonic storm (IMD) Category 4 Tropical Cyclone (SSHS) Cyclone Nargis on May 1 as a category 2 storm Formed …   Wikipedia

  • con|sum|ed|ly — «kuhn SOO mihd lee», adverb. very much; too much: »I long consumedly to see my own country once more. SYNONYM(S): extremely, hugely …   Useful english dictionary

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