Examples of mightily in a Sentence
They contributed mightily to the cause.
She struggled mightily to read his handwriting.
The soldiers fought mightily before finally surrendering.
Recent Examples of mightily from the Web
While the 49ers reached the Super Bowl in 2012 (losing to the Ravens), the team has struggled mightily in recent seasons with a revolving door of head coaches and York has received plenty of blame for the dysfunction.
If the Bears are still stuck in this sinkhole in December — with Glennon struggling mightily, the losses piling up and Trubisky tethered to the bench — then yes, by all means, turn up the indignation.
And yes, Louisville struggled mightily with that skill on Saturday.
Breakdown: This is a matchup of two teams that have struggled mightily to get their offenses up and running.
Now, especially since Hezbollah has dispersed its arsenal across Lebanon, the entire country will burn, and Israel will suffer mightily.
Luther Strange has gained mightily since my endorsement, but will be very close.
An Auburn offensive line that struggled mightily against Clemson and at times against two lesser opponents will have another formidable challenge against Missouri's defensive front.
Ideally, Mr Macri would also like to cut labour costs, loosen labour laws, close failing state companies and reduce the unproductive public sector that swelled mightily under the Kirchners.
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First Known Use of mightily
before 12th century
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, extremely, fabulously, fantastically, far, fiercely, filthy, frightfully, full, greatly, heavily, highly, hugely, immensely, incredibly, intensely, jolly, majorly, very, 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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