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
Brinson, one of the prized prospects in the Marlins’ trade with the Brewers for Christian Yelich, has struggled mightily so far.
The Sounders have struggled mightily this season, however.
At one corner where weeds were growing mightily from broken pots and from right out of the asphalt, a white hard hat lay in the street.
Cedi Osman, starting because of all the Cavs' injuries at point guard, struggled mightily, shooting 2-for-11 and whiffing on a couple rebound attempts that the Sixers turned into points.
However, the Saints came mightily close to a shock victory at Highbury in October 2004, against a far stronger Arsenal side than the one the Saints will face on Sunday.
Of the two evenings of varied repertory that the pianist Andras Schiff presented at Carnegie Hall this week, the first, on Tuesday, was mightily impressive; the second, on Thursday, was nothing short of astounding.
Auburn's hitting has struggled mightily in Snow's absence.
Simpson is struggling mightily, now 0-for-6 and scoreless with four turnovers.
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a lot, as all get-out, good and;
MIGHTILY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mightily for English Language Learners
: to a great degree : very much
: with great force or strength
MIGHTILY Defined for Kids
Definition of mightily for Students
- He shouted mightily.
- Both cities flourished mightily …
- —Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth
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