Definition of “extremely” - English Dictionary

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“extremely” in British English

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uk /ɪkˈstriː us /ɪkˈstriː

B1 very:

They played extremely well.
She's extremely beautiful.

More examples

  • These antiques are both beautiful and extremely valuable.
  • You'd need an extremely powerful microscope to see something so small.
  • Looking after the kids is extremely tiring.
  • The watch mechanism is extremely intricate and very difficult to repair.
  • His diaries show him to have been an extremely insecure person.

(Definition of “extremely” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“extremely” in American English

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us /ɪkˈstrim·li/


She was extremely intelligent.

(Definition of “extremely” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)