Definition of 'greatly'
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It means you can enjoy the benefits at a greatly reduced initial outlay plus lower monthly repayments. The Sun (2012)The furniture you buy will contribute greatly to the overall design. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The alternative to statin use is a greatly increased risk of heart attack and stroke. Times, Sunday Times (2015)And this particular pop icon troubles me greatly. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Findlay on the other hand thought it would have greatly benefited the efficiency of the two companies. A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)But those who avoid beans because of worries about flatulence should benefit greatly. Times, Sunday Times (2006)And they greatly benefit from the assessment objectives because they are signposts that give them confidence. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This case troubles me very greatly. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This explains why menswear trends don't vary greatly from season to season. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In some industries, new technologies have greatly contributed to this. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)In practice, what is defined as the short run can vary greatly from industry to industry. Collins Dictionary of Economics (1993)Calories, fat and sugar in cereal bars can vary greatly. Times, Sunday Times (2012)As with wealth managers, costs can vary greatly. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Some runners greatly benefit from joining a larger group of like-minded people. The Sun (2012)I want to mention a few recent issues that have troubled me greatly. Times, Sunday Times (2009)TM has contributed greatly to the interest in meditation in the West and making the practice accessible. Dictionary of Mind, Body and Spirit (1994)Such groups contributed greatly to the vitality of North Church. Christianity Today (2000)It troubles me greatly, as it should other national, political and civic leaders. Times, Sunday Times (2014)International sales have contributed greatly to that success, accounting for 40 per cent of overall sales. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Yet its effects will vary greatly across the country, benefiting first-time buyers most in the southeast. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is a lack of discretion, of class, that will greatly trouble anyone weighing up the vacancy. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'greatly'
British English: greatly ADVERB
You use greatly to emphasize the degree or extent of something.
People would benefit greatly from a pollution-free vehicle.
Definition of greatly from the Collins English Dictionary
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