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English definition of “very”

very

adjective [before noun] (EXACT)    /ˈver.i/
C2 (used to add emphasis to a noun) exact or particular: This is the very book I've been looking for all month. You're the very person we need for the job. The letter was sent on Monday from Manchester and arrived in London the very same/next day. The very idea/thought of having her friends to stay fills me with dread.Particular and individual
(Definition of very adjective (EXACT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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