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Meaning of “incredibly” in the English Dictionary

"incredibly" in British English

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uk   us   /ɪnˈkred.ɪ.bli/
  • incredibly adverb (DIFFICULT TO BELIEVE)

C1 used for saying that something is very ​difficult to ​believe: Incredibly, no one was ​hurt in the ​accident.

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  • incredibly adverb (EXTREMELY)

B2 extremely: He was incredibly ​rich/​angry/​quick. An incredibly ​loudbangfollowed the ​flash.
(Definition of incredibly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"incredibly" in American English

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 us   /ɪnˈkred·ə·bli/
in a way that is hard to ​believe: Incredibly, no one was ​hurt in the ​accident. Incredibly also ​meansextremely: He was incredibly ​rude.
(Definition of incredibly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “incredibly”
in Chinese (Simplified) 难以置信地…
in Turkish son derece, oldukça, muazzam…
in Russian невероятно, поразительно, неслыханно…
in Chinese (Traditional) 難以置信地…
in Polish niesamowicie, trudno uwierzyć, że…
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