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extremely meaning

EN[ɪksˈtriːmli]
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  • AdverbCOMmore extremelySUPmost extremelySUF-ly
    1. (degree) to an extreme degree.
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      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Still, in the New York area, plenty of zoogoers seemed unperturbed by the dreadful and extremely unusual episode.
        • They are extremely effective in reducing pain, which many medical studies suggest is widely undertreated in patients suffering serious illness.
        • There is too, at this point in time, an aesthetic disadvantage to filmsetting in that the range of type faces specially designed for it is still extremely limited.

    Meaning of extremely for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "extremely" is an adverb, more specifically, a degree adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adverbs
        • Degree adverbs
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ly
        Difficultness: Level 1
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        Definiteness: Level 3
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        Definite    ➨     Versatile
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