mightily

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adverb might·i·ly \ˈmī-tə-lē\

Definition of mightily

  1. 1 :  in a mighty manner :  vigorously <applauded mightily>

  2. 2 :  very much <depressed me mightily>

Examples of mightily in a sentence

  1. They contributed mightily to the cause.

  2. She struggled mightily to read his handwriting.

  3. The soldiers fought mightily before finally surrendering.

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of mightily

before 12th century


MIGHTILY Defined for English Language Learners

mightily

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adverb might·i·ly \ˈmī-tə-lē\

Definition of mightily for English Language Learners

  • : to a great degree : very much

  • : with great force or strength


MIGHTILY Defined for Kids

mightily

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adverb might·i·ly \ˈmī-tə-lē\

Definition of mightily for Students

  1. 1 :  very forcefully <He shouted mightily.>

  2. 2 :  very much <Both cities flourished mightily … — Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth>



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