profusely

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

profuse +‎ -ly

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /pɹəˈfjusli/
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Adverb[edit]

profusely (comparative more profusely, superlative most profusely)

  1. In great quantity or abundance; in a profuse manner.
    The run left him sweating profusely.

Usage notes[edit]

Some verbs commonly collocating with profusely: sweat, apologise, bleed, thank, cry

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