majorly vs extremely : Common Errors in English

About majorly vs extremely

“Majorly,” meaning “extremely” is slang and should not be used in formal writing, or even speech if you want to impress someone. “Brad was extremely [not ‘majorly’] worried about the course final until he got around to reading the syllabus and found out there wasn't one.”

extremely Meaning(s)

  • (r) to a high degree or extent; favorably or with much respect
  • (r) to an extreme degree

majorly in News

  1. My 25 Golden Rules For Pitch Perfect Public Relations | By L. Aruna Dhir

    I entered the hospitality industry in the Summer of '97. I remember being selected majorly on the basis of my strong media contacts. Of course the other bits and pieces of qualification mattered too, but this was the most important clinching factor. And I was nervous as hell. I was coming from the hardcore nuts and bolts PR background with strong foundation in media strategies and practices and ...
    on June 11, 2013 Source: Hospitality Net

  2. To All the Beliebers Out There: Are You Over the Biebs?

    Twitter Justin Bieber could pretty much do no wrong up until this year. He was just the cute teen with the shaggy hair and catchy tunes. Then, kind of around the time he broke up with Selena Gomez in December 2012, things majorly shifted. The last few months have included things like: walking around shirtless on his birthday, arriving late to a few of his own concerts, supposedly smoking weed ...
    on June 8, 2013 Source: Zimbio

  3. Research and Markets: Global Adhesives & Sealants Market Report: 2013 Edition

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Adhesives & Sealants Market Report: 2013 Edition" report to their offering. Adhesive is a broad term as it incorporates various materials like cement, glue, mucilage, and paste among others. Adhesives majorly comprise of polymers, which ...
    on June 6, 2013 Source: Business Wire

extremely in News

  1. 32-year-old man in "extremely critical" condition after oil well explosion

    A 32-year-old male from Farwell, Mich., is in "extremely critical" condition after an explosion at an oil well, Deputy Director for Blackman-Leoni Department of Public Safety Jon Johnston said.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: The Jackson Citizen Patriot

  2. Wiz Khalifa Lives the Extremely High Life in His New 'Paperbond' Video

    "I'm rollin' up and goin' places across seas / Hopin' the neighbor don't smell the s**t I bake," Wiz Khalifa raps in his latest single "Paperbond," an ode to living the extremely high life lived here, there, and everywhere. The new video is nothing particularly special, just dreamy, pretty scenes that showcase Wiz's immense wealth. It's clear he feels he's arrived from the first line: "I got ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Zimbio

  3. France digs in on culture before EU meeting on U.S. trade talks

    France is "extremely determined" to keep movies and digital media out of free trade talks between the EU and the United States, a government minister said on Wednesday, a stance that could block ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

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