Examples of highly in a Sentence
She is one of the most highly respected journalists in the country.
though she didn't win, she was highly satisfied with her personal results for the marathon
Recent Examples of highly from the Web
In the medical equipment field, MedReps.com reported in its 2018 Medical Sales Salary Survey that though the industry is highly competitive and demanding, the effort can pay off.
But those technologies are either highly speculative, or still in the early stages of development.
Yet in this highly competitive era, is doing the job itself enough, or is competency merely the ante to play?
The Video Assistant Referee system quickly became a talking point in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, and the officials’ decision to not overturn an incredible solo goal by Diego Costa proved was highly controversial on social media.
Because the Royals are highly unlikely to compete next year, or even in 2020, baseball decisions should be made based on what's best for the Royals in 2021 and beyond.
Family Flicks Director Penny Marshall’s 1992 comedy-drama, A League of Their Own, about the World War II-era All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, stars Geena Davis and Lori Petty as highly competitive sisters.
Fahlander and his co-workers at the University of Lund report that the match-up is highly unlikely to exist for 115 and 117—a concern brought to the attention of the JWP in February 2015.
That’s highly unlikely but not entirely out of the realm of possibility.
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achingly, almighty, archly, awful, awfully, badly, beastly, blisteringly, bone, colossally, dang, deadly, desperately, eminently, enormously, especially, ever, exceedingly (also exceeding), extra, extremely, fabulously, fantastically, far, fiercely, filthy, frightfully, full, greatly, heavily, hugely, immensely, incredibly, intensely, jolly, majorly, mightily, mighty, mortally, most, much, particularly, passing, real, really, right, roaring, seriously, severely, so, sore, sorely, spanking, specially, such, super, supremely, surpassingly, terribly, that, thumping, too, uncommonly, vastly, very, vitally, way, whacking, wicked, wildly;
a lot, as all get-out, good and;
HIGHLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of highly for English Language Learners
: to a great degree
: in an amount or number that is greater than usual : to a high degree
: in an approving way : with approval
HIGHLY Defined for Kids
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