heartily heartily  /ˈhɑr tə li/

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) with gusto and without reservation
  2. (adv) in a hearty manner

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Peasant Shapkofski has only one tooth left and therefore does not eat as heartily as he did a few years ago.
  2. It is no news that Jews heartily dislike Hitler and would gladly see him frazzled.
  3. Magdala's peasants were heartily sick of the war.

News

  1. Former bookie takes 'Whitey' Bulger trial down memory lane

    In many respects it was like a meeting of old friends: James "Whitey" Bulger listening carefully -- laughing heartily at one point -- to colorful recollections of former Boston bookie Richard O'Brien, who ran a successful bookmaking operation that he inherited from his father.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: CNN

  2. Reputed Mobster ‘Whitey’ Bulger snickers at bookie’s death threat testimony

    BOSTON (CNN) – In many respects it was like a meeting of old friends: James “Whitey” Bulger listening carefully — laughing heartily at one point — to colorful recollections of former Boston bookie Richard O’Brien, who ran a successful bookmaking …
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Q13 FOX Seattle

  3. Former bookie testifies in Bulger trial

    In many respects it was like a meeting of old friends: James "Whitey" Bulger listening carefully -- laughing heartily at one point -- to colorful recollections of former Boston bookie Richard O'Brien, who ran a successful bookmaking operation that he inherited from his father. But this was no remember-when reunion between two elderly men. The 84-year-old O'Brien, who lives in Florida and uses a ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: KSAT San Antonio

Quotes

  1. "He is my love and I can't imagine life without him. Now, we can have the dignity, as well as all the responsibilities, of marriage. We embrace it all heartily," added Takei who came out three years ago.
    on May 19, 2008 By: George Takei Source: eFluxMedia

  2. In a speech to delegates at the Motor Sport Business Forum in Bahrain ahead of Sunday's race there, Dennis said: "I welcome this expansion, and heartily commend Bernie Ecclestone for spearheading it. But I have two provisos. Firstly, that the season...
    on Apr 3, 2008 By: Ron Dennis Source: FOXSports.com

  3. Obama added: "I heartily compliment President Calderon and his government for their determination and courage in taking on these cartels."
    on Aug 10, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: AFP

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