fantastically

adverb
fan·​tas·​ti·​cal·​ly | \fan-ˈta-sti-k(ə-)lē, 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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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 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 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 Giant misunderstood gorillas are meant to die fantastically and tragically on film as a reflection of fearful, ignorant humans. Bryan Alexander, USA TODAY, "'Rampage': We went berserk when we saw The Rock's altered ending (spoilers!)," 14 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of fantastically

1543, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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