Definition of Strongly

1. Adverb. With strength or in a strong manner. "He was strongly opposed to the government"

Partainyms: Strong
Antonyms: Weakly



2. Adverb. In a powerful manner. "The federal government replaced the powerfully pro-settler Sir Godfrey Huggins with the even tougher and more determined ex-trade unionist"
Exact synonyms: Powerfully
Partainyms: Powerful, Strong

Definition of Strongly

1. adv. In a strong manner; so as to be strong in action or in resistance; with strength; with great force; forcibly; powerfully; firmly; vehemently; as, a town strongly fortified; he objected strongly.

Definition of Strongly

1. Adverb. in a strong or powerful manner ¹

2. Adverb. very much ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Strongly

1. strong [adv] - See also: strong

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Strongly

strong verbs
strongarm
strongarmed
strongarming
strongarms
strongback
strongbacks
strongbox
strongboxes
stronger
strongest
stronghand
stronghold
strongholds
strongish
strongly (current term)
strongly connected
strongly connected component
strongly symmetric matter
strongman
strongmen
strongness
strongpoint
strongpoints
strongroom
strongrooms
strongside
strongwilled
strongwoman
strongwomen

Literary usage of Strongly

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Life by George Eliot (1873)
"I put it strongly to her. But I advise you to talk to Dorothea herself. ... I had spoken strongly before. But I can cut off the entail, you know. ..."

2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"Others hold that this objection is without weight. correct, and it strongly suggests that the ether is incompressible, and that there is some kind of an ..."

3. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1891)
"After a siege the castle, although strongly fortified, surrendered, ... The mother pleaded strongly with Pembroke to spare the lives of two of her sons. ..."

4. Looking Backward, 2000-1887 by Edward Bellamy (1917)
"'I should strongly advise you to sleep if you can tonight, Air. West, in preference to listening to the finest tunes in the world,' the doctor said, ..."

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