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intensely

adverb

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2 to a great degree
  • the senate race was intensely close

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“Intensely.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/intensely. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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