astronomically
adverb see astronomical

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • astronomically — adverb a) Of or relating to astronomy. The calculated answer was astronomically large. b) In the extreme, very (typically very large) …   Wiktionary

  • astronomically — adv. Astronomically is used with these adjectives: ↑expensive …   Collocations dictionary

  • astronomically — astronomical ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to astronomy. 2) informal extremely large: astronomical fees. DERIVATIVES astronomic adjective astronomically adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • astronomically — adverb enormously the bill was astronomically high • Derived from adjective: ↑astronomic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Astronomically — Astronomical As tro*nom ic*al ( [i^]*kal), a. [L. astronomicus, Gr. astronomiko s: cf. F. astronomique.] Of or pertaining to astronomy; in accordance with the methods or principles of astronomy. {As tro*nom ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • astronomically — See astronomical. * * * …   Universalium

  • astronomically — as|tro|nom|i|cal|ly [ ,æstrə namıkli ] adverb INFORMAL by a very large amount …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • astronomically — adv. in an astronomical manner, hugely, enormously; according to astronomy (study of heavenly bodies) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • astronomically — as·tro·nom·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • astronomically — UK [ˌæstrəˈnɒmɪk(ə)lɪ] / US [ˌæstrəˈnɑmɪk(ə)lɪ] adverb informal by a very large amount …   English dictionary

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