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English definition of “highly”

highly

adverb     /ˈhaɪli/
VERY B2 very or to a large degree: a highly effective treatment It is highly unlikely that they will succeed.Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
HIGH LEVEL B2 at a high level: a highly paid workerBeing important and having importance
to speak/think highly of sb/sth to have or express a very good opinion of someone or something: The course is very highly thought of.Praising and applaudingExaggerating and playing downShowing respect and admiration
(Definition of highly adverb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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