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
The veteran closer has struggled mightily to the tune of an 8.27 ERA, blowing both of his save chances before yielding the ninth-inning role.
Furkan Korkmaz struggled mightily for the second consecutive game after scoring 40 points against the Celtics.
Fish populations have struggled mightily in the past decade or so.
The Indians have struggled mightily in recent years, posting just one winning season (6-4 in 2011) since 2001.
Confidence could also be lacking for the Red Devils, who didn’t win a game in Brazil four years ago, then struggled mightily in a weak World Cup qualifying group just to get to Russia.
Air base crews would have struggled mightily to operate around the clock, all while down enemy aircraft, fill holes in the runway, scrub away lethal nerve agents, and prevent enemy commandos from overrunning the base.
Rays outfielder Carlos Gomez has struggled mightily at the plate this season.
Archer, the Kansas City Health Department director, and others say there's no doubt that socioeconomic factors contribute mightily to substance abuse.
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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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