very much

idiom

Definition of very much

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 : 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."

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