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Voter participation across the state was extremely low, according to unofficial numbers Saturday from the Secretary of State's elections division.
Penelope is super injured and extremely vulnerable — probably for the first time in her cruel life.
Kai asserted his masculinity over a group of extremely loyal male followers.
Supreme painstakingly built its brand by keeping stock extremely low, letting crowds of customers line up around the block, and expanding incredibly slowly.
But the region has one extremely contentious asset that has sparked controversy for decades—nearly 10.3 billion barrels of petroleum under the ground.
These stages are also called deep sleep, where according to the ASA, extremely slow brain waves start to appear, interspersed with faster waves.
These alliums contain extremely high amounts of prebiotics, which are what the good guys in our gut, the probiotics, feed on.
Goertz observed that the whale's respiration was fairly even and its heart rate elevated, though not extremely so.
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First Known Use of extremely
Synonymsachingly, almighty, archly, awful, awfully, badly, beastly, blisteringly, bone, colossally, corking, cracking, damn, damned, dang, deadly, desperately, eminently, enormously, especially, ever, exceedingly (also exceeding), extra, very, fabulously, fantastically, far, fiercely, filthy, frightfully, full, greatly, heavily, highly, hugely, immensely, incredibly, intensely, jolly, majorly, mightily, mighty, monstrous [chiefly dialect], mortally, most, much, particularly, passing, rattling, real, really, right, roaring, roaringly, seriously, severely, so, sore, sorely, spanking, specially, stinking, such, super, supremely, surpassingly, terribly, that, thumping, too, unco, uncommonly, vastly, vitally, way, whacking, wicked, wildly
Antonymslittle, negligibly, nominally, slightly, somewhat
Related Wordsabsolutely, altogether, completely, downright, entirely, flat-out, fully, positively, purely, radically, thoroughly, totally, utterly, wholly; deeply, profoundly; exceptionally, notably, remarkably; considerably, extensively, significantly, substantially; appreciably, discernibly, markedly, noticeably, obviously, palpably, plainly, visibly; abundantly, plentifully; astronomically, grandly, monstrously, monumentally; excessively, obscenely, overmuch; amazingly, astonishingly, staggeringly
Near Antonymsmeagerly, scantily; barely, hardly, just, marginally, minimally, scarcely
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