abysmally
adverb see abysmal

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Abysmally — A*bys mal*ly, adv. To a fathomless depth; profoundly. Abysmally ignorant. G. Eliot. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abysmally — adverb Very; incredibly; profoundly. Abysmally ignorant …   Wiktionary

  • abysmally — abysmal ► ADJECTIVE 1) informal extremely bad. 2) literary very deep. DERIVATIVES abysmally adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • abysmally — See abysmal. * * * …   Universalium

  • abysmally — É™bɪzmlɪ adv. deeply, immeasurably …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abysmally — abys·mal·ly …   English syllables

  • abysmally — See: abysmal …   English dictionary

  • abysmally — adverb in a terrible manner she sings terribly • Syn: ↑terribly, ↑atrociously, ↑awfully, ↑abominably, ↑rottenly • Derived from adjective: ↑rotten ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • abysmal — abysmally, adv. /euh biz meuhl/, adj. 1. of or like an abyss; immeasurably deep or great. 2. extremely or hopelessly bad or severe: abysmal ignorance; abysmal poverty. [1650 60; ABYSM + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • abysmal — [[t]əbɪ̱zm(ə)l[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you describe a situation or the condition of something as abysmal, you think that it is very bad or poor in quality. Our abysmal record at producing scientifically trained and numerate manpower will cripple us …   English dictionary

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