incredibly

adverb
in·​cred·​i·​bly | \ (ˌ)in-ˈkre-də-blē How to pronounce incredibly (audio) \

Definition of incredibly

1 : in an incredible manner
2 : extremely incredibly difficult

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Examples of incredibly in a Sentence

the entrance exam to the elite prep school was incredibly difficult
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First Known Use of incredibly

circa 1500, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of incredibly was circa 1500

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11 Jan 2021

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“Incredibly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/incredibly. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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