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Meaning of “fully” in the English Dictionary

"fully" in British English

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fullyadverb

uk   /ˈfʊl.i/ us   /ˈfʊl.i/
  • fully adverb (COMPLETELY)

B1 completely: Have you fully recovered from your illness? I fully intended to call you last night. I'm sorry, the restaurant is fully booked. I fully understand the problem. a fully qualified teacher

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  • fully adverb (GREATEST POSSIBLE)

as much as possible: Kate has always participated fully in the life of the school. He cooperated fully with the police.

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-fullysuffix

uk   / -fəl.i/ /-fʊl.i/ us   / -fəl.i/ /-fʊl.i/
(Definition of fully from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fully" in American English

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fullyadverb [not gradable]

us   /ˈfʊl·i, -li/
completely: Have you fully recovered from your illness? If you’re not fully satisfied with your purchase, we’ll refund your money.
as much as possible: Carrie has always participated fully in the life of the school.
(Definition of fully from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fully”
in Arabic بِشَكْل كامِل…
in Korean 완전히…
in Portuguese completamente…
in Catalan completament…
in Japanese 完全に…
in Chinese (Simplified) 完全地, 全部地…
in Turkish tamamen, tam olarak…
in Russian полностью, совершенно…
in Chinese (Traditional) 完全地, 全部地…
in Italian completamente…
in Polish całkowicie, w pełni…
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