fantastically

adverb
fan·​tas·​ti·​cal·​ly | \ fan-ˈta-sti-k(ə-)lē How to pronounce fantastically (audio) , fən-\

Definition of fantastically

1 : in a fantastic manner
2 : to a fantastic degree : extremely fantastically expensive clothes

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Examples of fantastically in a Sentence

a community production of the classic musical that featured fantastically bad singing

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Yep, this is likely to be as fantastically cheesy as the first two films! Kelly O'sullivan, Country Living, "'A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby' Is Coming to Netflix," 12 Mar. 2019 Stop by The Polo Lounge, which will seduce you with its perfectly edited, fantastically smooth ambiance and its crafty holiday offerings of traditional staples such as spiced mulled wine, spiked egg nog and the fig sidecar. Kelsey Kloss, ELLE Decor, "The Best Things To Do In Los Angeles During The Holidays," 8 Nov. 2016 And the only people who get to be married anymore are fantastically wealthy and educated. Eric Johnson, Recode, "Full Q&A: ‘Temp’ author Louis Hyman on Recode Decode," 29 Aug. 2018 Season 3 adds a new one, a fantastically sadistic witch played by Thea Sofie Loch Næss (who, with her cascading Nordic blonde hair, seems better suited to a show about surfers). Taylor Antrim, Vogue, "The Last Kingdom," 21 Nov. 2018 Two of my favorites are Park Fora (parkfora.com) and Yeniköy YaliEr (Koybasi Caddesi 145)—both serve fantastically fresh fish. Nina Sovich, WSJ, "Europe in Winter: 35 Reasons to Visit Off-Season," 21 Nov. 2018 This lets burgers of either variety cook in their own juices, leaving them fantastically moist, while allowing for some smoke to waft in. Jim Shahin, charlotteobserver, "The best way to grill a burger keeps it off the grate," 6 July 2018 Also one back are Brandt Snedeker, who is coming off a rib injury of his own, and Justin Rose, who has been playing fantastically since the end of last season. Daniel Rapaport, SI.com, "Valspar Championship Final Round: Pairings, TV Info, Live Stream," 10 Mar. 2018 This lets burgers of either variety cook in their own juices, leaving them fantastically moist, while allowing for some smoke to waft in. Jim Shahin, charlotteobserver, "The best way to grill a burger keeps it off the grate," 6 July 2018

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First Known Use of fantastically

1543, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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