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terribly adv
1 used as intensifiers; "terribly interesting"; "I'm awful sorry" [syn: awfully, awful, frightfully]
2 in a terrible manner; "she sings terribly" [syn: atrociously, awfully, abominably, abysmally, rottenly]

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  1. In a terrible manner.
    It hurts terribly when I move my arm that way.
  2. Very; extremely.
    He's terribly busy and you really shouldn't bother him.

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