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adamant adamant
/ˈæ də mənt /

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  • severely severely  /sə ˈvɪr li/ ?  to a severe or serious degree

    severely meaning(s) 

    1. (adv) to a severe or serious degree
    2. (adv) with sternness; in a severe manner
    3. (adv) causing great damage or hardship

    Synonym(s)

    severely usage(s)

    1. He played polo until injured in 1911, when his pony stepped in a mole-hole, and severely threw him.
    2. Campers ran into the water to douse the flames on their bodies, only to be burned even more severely by the chemical reaction.
  • severeness severeness  used of the degree of something undesirable e.g. pain or weather
  • severing severing  /ˈsɛ və rɪŋ/ ?  the act of severing
  • severity severity  /sɪ ˈvɛ rɪ ti/ ?  used of the degree of something undesirable e.g. pain or weather
  • severn severn  /ˈsɛ vərn/ ?  a river in Ontario that flows northeast into Hudson Bay
  • severn river severn river  a river in Ontario that flows northeast into Hudson Bay
  • severo ochoa severo ochoa  United States biochemist (born in Spain) who studied the biological synthesis…
  • sevilla sevilla  /sɛ ˈvɪ lə/ ?  a city in southwestern Spain; a major port and cultural center; the capital…
  • seville seville  /sə ˈvɪl/ ?  a city in southwestern Spain; a major port and cultural center; the capital…
  • seville orange seville orange  any of various common orange trees yielding sour or bitter fruit; used…
  • sew sew  /ˈsoʊ/ ?  fasten by sewing; do needlework
  • sew together sew together  fasten by sewing; do needlework
  • sewage sewage  /ˈsu ədʒ/ ?  waste matter carried away in sewers or drains
  • sewage disposal sewage disposal  the disposal of sewage
  • sewage disposal plant sewage disposal plant  a plant for disposing of sewage
  • sewage farm sewage farm  a farm that is irrigated and fertilized with raw sewage
  • sewage system sewage system  facility consisting of a system of sewers for carrying off liquid and…
  • sewage works sewage works  facility consisting of a system of sewers for carrying off liquid and solid…
  • seward seward  /ˈsu ərd/ ?  United States politician who as Secretary of State in 1867 arranged for…
  • seward peninsula seward peninsula  a peninsula in western Alaska that projects westward into the Bering…
  • seward's folly seward's folly  the transaction in 1867 in which the United States Secretary of State…
  • sewed sewed  /ˈsoʊd/ ?  fastened with stitches
  • sewellel sewellel  bulky nocturnal burrowing rodent of uplands of the Pacific coast of North America;…
  • sewer sewer  /ˈsu ər/ ?  a waste pipe that carries away sewage or surface water
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