Search Result for "tremendously":
- Example: "he was enormously popular"
[syn: enormously, tremendously, hugely, staggeringly]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Tremendous \Tre*men"dous\, a. [L. tremendus that is to be trembled at, fearful, fr. tremere to tremble. See Tremble.] Fitted to excite fear or terror; such as may astonish or terrify by its magnitude, force, or violence; terrible; dreadful; as, a tremendous wind; a tremendous shower; a tremendous shock or fall. [1913 Webster] A tremendous mischief was a foot. --Motley. [1913 Webster] Syn: Terrible; dreadful; frightful; terrific; horrible; awful. [1913 Webster] -- Tre*men"dous*ly, adv. -- Tre*men"dous*ness, n. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
tremendously adv 1: extremely; "he was enormously popular" [syn: enormously, tremendously, hugely, staggeringly]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
34 Moby Thesaurus words for "tremendously": alarmingly, appallingly, astoundingly, awfully, colossally, disconcertingly, dismayingly, divinely, dreadfully, enormously, exquisitely, fearfully, frightfully, gigantically, gloriously, horrendously, horribly, horridly, horrifically, horrifyingly, hugely, immensely, magnificently, marvelously, prodigiously, shockingly, startlingly, stupendously, superbly, terribly, terrifically, titanically, vastly, wonderfully