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English definition of “fearfully”

fearfully

adverb uk   /ˈfɪə.fəl.i/ us    /ˈfɪr-/
with fear: Fearfully, he walked closer to the edge.Afraid UK old-fashioned extremely: These cakes are fearfully good.Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
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