infinitely

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English

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Etymology

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infinite +‎ -ly

Pronunciation

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  • IPA(key): /ˈɪnfɪnɪtli/
  • Hyphenation: in‧fi‧nite‧ly
  • Audio (US):(file)

Adverb

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infinitely (comparative more infinitely, superlative most infinitely)

  1. In an infinite manner; as of anything growing without bounds; endlessly.
  2. To a surpassingly large extent.
    He is infinitely more capable than John.
    • 2018, James Lambert, “A multitude of ‘lishes’: The nomenclature of hybridity”, in English World-Wide[1], page 4:
      Today, computer databases and corpora infinitely increase the ease of this type of research, but the collecting process remains essentially the same.

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