1. in an abundant manner;
- Example: "they were abundantly supplied with food"
- Example: "he thanked her profusely"
[syn: abundantly, copiously, profusely, extravagantly]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Profusely \Pro*fuse"ly\, adv. In a profuse manner. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
profusely adv 1: in an abundant manner; "they were abundantly supplied with food"; "he thanked her profusely" [syn: abundantly, copiously, profusely, extravagantly]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
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