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  • Royally — Roy al*ly, adv. In a royal or kingly manner; like a king; as becomes a king. [1913 Webster] His body shall be royally interred. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • royally — [[t]rɔ͟ɪ͟əli[/t]] ADV: usu ADV with v, also ADV adj (emphasis) If you say that something is done royally, you are emphasizing that it is done in an impressive or grand way, or that it is very great in degree. They were royally received in every… …   English dictionary

  • royally — adverb a) In a royal manner; in a manner having to do with royalty. Unless it was decreed royally, it never got done. b) Excessively; thoroughly. He will be royally annoyed if you change his work …   Wiktionary

  • royally — adverb 1. to it s furthest extent. 2.majorly After the scooter crash, his knees were royally screwed. (or screwed up, royally!) …   Dictionary of american slang

  • royally — /ˈrɔɪəli/ (say royuhlee) adverb 1. in a royal manner. 2. Colloquial (an intensifier): royally bored …   Australian English dictionary

  • royally — royal ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to or having the status of a king or queen or a member of their family. 2) of a quality or size suitable for a king or queen; splendid. ► NOUN informal ▪ a member of the royal family. ● royal ‘we’ Cf. ↑royal ‘we’ …   English terms dictionary

  • royally — adverb in a royal manner they were royally treated • Syn: ↑like kings, ↑like royalty • Derived from adjective: ↑royal …   Useful english dictionary

  • royally — adverb see royal I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • royally — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. magnanimously, liberally, munificently, bounteously, lavishly; see also generously 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • royally — roy|al|ly [ rɔıəli ] adverb OLD FASHIONED extremely well or thoroughly …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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