HyperDic: awfully

English > 3 senses of the word awfully:
ADVERBallawfully, terribly, awful, frightfullyused as intensifiers
allawfully, dreadfully, horriblyof a dreadful kind
allawfully, terribly, atrociously, abominably, abysmally, rottenlyin a terrible manner
awfully > pronunciation
Soundsaa'fliy; ao'fahliy
Rhymesably ... zealously: 1543 rhymes with liy...
English > awfully: 3 senses > adverb 1
MeaningUsed as intensifiers.
Synonymsterribly, awful, frightfully
Usage ofcolloquialismA colloquial expression
English > awfully: 3 senses > adverb 2
MeaningOf a dreadful kind.
Synonymsdreadfully, horribly
Spanishalarmantemente, aterradoramente, atrozmente, espantosamente, feamente, horrendamente, horriblemente, horrorosamente, malvadamente, portentosamente, temerosamente, temiblemente, terriblemente
Adjectivesawfulcausing fear or dread or terror
English > awfully: 3 senses > adverb 3
MeaningIn a terrible manner.
Synonymsterribly, atrociously, abominably, abysmally, rottenly
Adjectivesawfulexceptionally bad or displeasing

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