wildly

adverb wild·ly \ ˈwī(-ə)l(d)-lē \
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of wildly

1 : in a wild manner
  • was talking wildly
2 : extremely 2
  • wildly popular
  • wildly enthusiastic

Examples of wildly in a Sentence

  1. He was waving his arms wildly.

  2. I'm not wildly enthusiastic about seeing them.

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First Known Use of wildly

14th century


WILDLY Defined for English Language Learners

wildly

adverb

Definition of wildly for English Language Learners

  • : in an uncontrolled or excited way : in a wild way

  • : very or extremely



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