densely densely  /ˈdɛns li/


  1. (adv) in a stupid manner
  2. (adv) in a concentrated manner



  1. The result was a commercial flop, and one of the most influential, densely designed visions ever made.
  2. But the installation ends with a return to black, densely scribbled drawings in which pulsing fields of darkness engage in feathery interactions with white walls.
  3. Scanning the luggage of passengers debarking a flight from Venezuela, she noticed one that was densely packed with rectangular shapes.


  1. Fall River students get up close and personal with wolves on Colo. trip

    Westcliffe, Colo., is a remote town, unlike those found here in the densely populated Northeast. Westcliffe is isolated. “There was no civilization for miles,” explained Matthew J. Kuss Middle School eighth-grader Meerah Sabeh, who, along with five classmates and two teachers, visited the town earlier this month.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Fall River Herald News

  2. Mexico’s Popocatépetl volcano erupts, rocks the Web

    Thar she blows! Mexico’s Popocatépetl volcano gave quite a show on Monday. "Popo," as it's called, is located about 40 miles from densely populated Mexico City and is closely monitored for volcanic activity. That means that the explosive spewing was caught on tape. The eruption of ash and cinder caused an eruption column more than [...]
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Sideshow via Yahoo! News

  3. Expanded public birding preserves are a benefit to grassland birds: Aerial View

    Birding habitat is precious in densely populated Northeast Ohio, which makes it all the more exciting whenever private acreage -- such as the Margaret Peak Nature Preserve in Lorain County -- is donated to the public, opening it for birders to explore.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Sun Press


  1. "What we're saying is the use of white phosphorus in densely populated areas like a refugee camp is showing that the Israelis are not taking all feasible precautions," said Marc Garlasco, a senior military analyst for the rights group. "It's...
    on Jan 11, 2009 By: Marc Garlasco Source: FOXNews

  2. "In many ways, the city of Mumbai bears striking similarities to New York," Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly told the audience at police headquarters. "It is the country's financial capital, a densely populated, multicultural metropolis and...
    on Dec 5, 2008 By: Raymond Kelly Source: FOXNews

  3. "This is the most worrying fact. Up to 30 percent of people in densely populated countries risked getting infected," Chan noted.
    on Aug 29, 2009 By: Margaret Chan Source: Xinhua

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