crashingly
adverb see crashing

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • underwhelm — • He was…fluent in speech and crashingly dull. If there was an opportunity to be underwhelming, he unfailingly seized it Observer, 1984. This fanciful variation on overwhelming means ‘unimpressive’ (underwhelmed and occasionally the simple verb… …   Modern English usage

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