Search Result for "heartily":
1. with gusto and without reservation;
- Example: "the boy threw himself heartily into his work"
2. in a hearty manner;
- Example: "`Yes,' the children chorused heartily"
- Example: "We welcomed her warmly"
[syn: heartily, cordially, warmly]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Heartily \Heart"i*ly\ (h[aum]rt"[i^]*l[y^]), adv. [From Hearty.] 1. From the heart; with all the heart; with sincerity. [1913 Webster] I heartily forgive them. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. With zeal; actively; vigorously; willingly; cordially; as, he heartily assisted the prince. [1913 Webster] To eat heartily, to eat freely and with relish. --Addison. Syn: Sincerely; cordially; zealously; vigorously; actively; warmly; eagerly; ardently; earnestly. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
heartily adv 1: with gusto and without reservation; "the boy threw himself heartily into his work" 2: in a hearty manner; "`Yes,' the children chorused heartily"; "We welcomed her warmly" [syn: heartily, cordially, warmly]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
79 Moby Thesaurus words for "heartily": actively, agreeably, amiably, amicably, animatedly, ardently, arm in arm, breathlessly, briskly, con brio, congenially, cordially, deafeningly, devotedly, devoutly, earnestly, energetically, enthusiastically, excitedly, exuberantly, familiarly, favorably, fervently, fervidly, firmly, forcefully, forcibly, friendliwise, friendly, gaily, genially, glowingly, hand in hand, heart and soul, heatedly, impassionedly, imperviously, impregnably, intensely, intently, intimately, invincibly, invulnerably, irresistibly, keenly, kindly, loudly, lustily, mightily, passionately, perfervidly, pleasantly, powerfully, pungently, resistantly, robustly, ruggedly, seriously, sincerely, soundly, spiritedly, stalwartly, staunchly, stoutly, strenuously, strongly, sturdily, unyieldingly, vehemently, vigorously, vivaciously, warmly, with elan, with gusto, with open arms, with pep, with zest, zealously, zestfully