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English definition of “highly”

highly

adverb  /ˈhɑɪ·li/ us  

highly adverb (AT HIGH LEVEL)

very, to a large degree, or at a high level: a highly paid job We need a highly skilled, highly educated workforce.

highly adverb (IN IMPORTANT POSITION)

in an important or influential position: The statement was made by a highly placed official.
(Definition of highly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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