PERSON IN CONTROLB1a person in control of a group, country, or situation: a religious leaderWho's the leader of the Democratic Party in the Senate?People in charge of or controlling other peopleBosses, managers and directorsLeaders of national and regional governments
Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.
by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,