capitally

adverb
cap·i·tal·ly | \ ˈka-pə-tə-lē , ˈkap-tə- \

Definition of capitally 

1 : in a manner involving capital punishment

2 : in a capital manner : excellently

First Known Use of capitally

1619, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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