very much

Definition of very much

  1. 1 —used for emphasis The company is still very much an important part of the community. She is very much in control of the situation.

  2. 2 :  to a very great degree or extent Thank you very much. Any help you can provide would be very much appreciated. —often used in negative statements I didn't like the food very much. “Did you like the movie?” “Not very much.”

Word by Word Definitions

veryplay
  1. :  properly entitled to the name or designation :  true

    :  actual, real

    :  simple, plain

  1. :  in actual fact :  truly

    :  to a high degree :  exceedingly

muchplay
  1. :  great in quantity, amount, extent, or degree

    :  great in importance or significance

    :  many in number

  1. :  to a great degree or extent :  considerably

    :  very

    :  frequently, often

  1. :  a great quantity, amount, extent, or degree

    :  something considerable or impressive


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