enormously enormously  /ɪ ˈnɔr məs li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) extremely

Usage(s):

  1. She led by the hand a shy little girl, scarcely three feet tall, with chestnut braids and an enormously bulging abdomen.
  2. User-review sites have changed the way most people plan their travel, giving us an enormously useful tool for evaluating hotels, restaurants, tourist attractions and the like.
  3. In this era of mounting complexitywith more people, systems and products entwined in a bewildering web of global networksexplaining is an enormously valuable skill.

News

  1. Does adding exercise to a diet help heavy kids?

    By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Tacking regular exercise on to a diet program for obese kids and teens typically doesn't help them lose any more weight, a new review of past data suggests. "Changing diet, improving diet, reducing calories is enormously important for weight loss both in kids and adults," said Gary Bennett, who studies obesity prevention at Duke University in Durham ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. “Dumb And Dumber 2?: Jim Carrey Changes Mind

    “Dumb And Dumber To”, the sequel to the enormously popular 1994 film starring Jeff Daniels and Jim Carrey, has reportedly found a new home with Red Granite and Universal Pictures. The movie has been in talks for a while now, …
    on June 21, 2013     Source: WebProNews

  3. The Andrew Wiggins era begins at Kansas

    Andrew Wiggins is the enormously talented basketball recruit who chose to play for the Kansas Jayhawks after a drawn-out and highly secretive recruiting battle that spanned his last two years of high school. If you aren't familiar with him already, you soon will be.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Philly.com

Quotes

  1. "Yes, we have our differences right now and yes, we're going to go our separate ways," O'Brien said of NBC, his employer of 17 years. "But this company has been my home for most of my adult life. I am enormously proud of the work we have done...
    on Jan 22, 2010 By: Conan O Brien Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said in a statement that Olsen "was a larger-than-life person, literally and figuratively, and leaves an enormously positive legacy."
    on Mar 11, 2010 By: Roger Goodell Source: USA Today

  3. In a statement, Clinton said: "Patti Solis Doyle has done an extraordinary job in getting us to this point - within reach of the nomination - and I am enormously grateful for her friendship and her outstanding work. And, as Patti has said, this...
    on Feb 10, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Washington Post

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