perfectly

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

perfect +‎ -ly

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

perfectly (comparative more perfectly, superlative most perfectly)

  1. With perfection.
    They completed the first series perfectly.
  2. Wholly, completely, totally.
    Their performance was perfectly fine.
    Skydiving is jumping out of a perfectly good airplane.

Usage notes[edit]

Some adjectives commonly collocating with perfectly: willing, safe, well, healthy, obvious, understandable.

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