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Very is an intensifier in the English language. .:.
What does the word very mean? Find synonyms, antonyms and the meaning of the word very in our free online dictionary! Find words starting with very and anagrams of very.
Definitions of "very"
- In a high degree; extremely: very happy; very much admired. adverb
- Truly; absolutely: the very best advice; attended the very same schools. adverb
- Used in titles: the Very Reverend Jane Smith. adverb
- Complete; absolute: at the very end of his career; the very opposite. adjective
- Being the same one; identical: the very question she asked yesterday. adjective
- Being particularly suitable or appropriate: the very item needed to increase sales. adjective
- Being precisely as stated: the very center of town. adjective
- Mere: The very thought is frightening. adjective
- Actual: caught in the very act of stealing. adjective
- Genuine; true: "Like very sanctity, she did approach” ( Shakespeare). adjective
- True, real, actual adjective
- The same; identical. adjective
- With limiting effect: mere. adjective
- to a great extent or degree; extremely; exceedingly adverb
- true, truly adverb
- True; real; actual; veritable. adjective
- In a high degree; to no small extent; exceedingly; excessively; extremely. adverb
- True; real; actual; veritable: now used chiefly in an intensive sense, or to emphasize the identity of a thing mentioned with that which was in mind: as, to destroy his very life; that is the very thing that was lost: in the latter use, often with same: as, the very same fault.
- [Very is occasionally used in the comparative degree, and more frequently in the superlative.
The word "very" in example sentences
Often the exposure is short-lived and very harmful but black hat techniques can show up * very* successfully early on, that's the way these tricksters are poised.. [Penny C. Sansevieri: Everything Is Your Resume]
It is trivially easy to make your superior look very *very* bad, and all while not quite doing anything that will get you in trouble if the case is that your superior is a total *ss.. [Is Obama "overwhelmed" and "too tired"?]
Ten Heroes…not one Medal of Honor recipient…shows where focus is.very sad..very very sad ross berg-buffalo ny. [Morning Buzz: I Can Feel Momentum]
I changed my fish oil when i got back from trip and this one has a reasonable DHA content versus my previous and my appetite is noticeably reduced..very very noticeably.. [Photo food diary Wednesday Dec 3, 2008 | The Blog of Michael R. Eades, M.D.]
The ones who *don't* overlap that sub-set are the Christian school-at-homers who most certainly do produce TRADITIONALLY educated students who perform at traditional classroom activities very *very* well.. ["He's totally eclipsed. Nothing he says is going to be important for anything that happens in the next 12 months. The speech is a nonevent."]
I do have to say that I loved the photo of the young lady with her 'swain' in his kilt..very very classy.. [A Linktastic Friday to End All Linktastic Fridays - A Dress A Day]
In Incredible Hulk #401, Agamemmnon reveals to the Hulk that he ages very slowly and may even be immortal, has a youthful appearance *very* similar to Bucky's, and that he occasionally has left the Mount over the decades to go adventuring.. [Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #139 | Comics Should Be Good! @ Comic Book Resources]
This was a very tiny study with a *very* small number of participants, no doubt handpicked to get the response that the people doing the study were looking for.. [Scientists can tell who's conservative: They're the ones who blink and sweat a lot when startled.]
I could then clearly see two sets of very large claws come out from under a trap door beneath the fridge and behind them a large snout and *very* big teeth.. ["The one thing that was most vivid to me was watching that bugger spit my teeth out."]
This is a serious problem for the boy scouts and even the girl scouts have very strict rules about children ever *ever* being alone with only one adult and they have a right to enforce as best they can an environment where it is *very* clear that sexual activity between boys or between scout leaders and boys is not in any way acceptable.. ["I've been fascinated... with the attention paid to me by people who really have not undertaken to understand how I succeed, how I define my success."]
I saw it when I was 16, very stoned, and *very* into the body of the girl I was seeing it with.... [SDCC - 1:03 AM]
I've also taken a very hard line on this because my building has *very* thin floors and noise is really a big issue here.. [differences]
His warning “I have very little tolerance for brazen rudeness” is *very* intimidating.. [And I just got a new irony-meter for Christmas... - The Panda's Thumb]
I have a brother with what could be a terminal illness and it's taken me a very long time to come even close to the place she's in...and I think being a sister is *very* different from being a mother.. [Katannuta*]
Sure, the chances are very low poor fertility in my family plus being *very* good about taking the pill on time but still.. [I Want My Period, At Least Until Menopause]
She is not a bitch she is a sweetheart and I love her very, very much.. [goldenboy Diary Entry]
Very TranslatesVery English to Turkish Translate
s. z. tam, hakiki, ta kendisi; mutlak, kati; hususi, belirli; aynı, tıpkısı; bile, hatta; z. pek, çok, ziyadesiyle. He is the veriest idiot who ever lived Simdiye kadar yaşamış aptalların daniskasıdır. Marriage is the very thing for you Evlilik senin için biçilmiş kaftandır. She wept for very joy Sırf sevinçten ağladı. The very idea! Daha neler! very high frequency (radyo) 30-300 megasikl. very low frequency (radyo) 10-30 kilosikl. Very light işaret fişeği.s. z. tam, hakiki, ta kendisi; mutlak, kati; hususi, belirli; aynı, tıpkısı; bile, hatta; z. pek, çok, ziyadesiyle. He is the veriest idiot who ever lived Simdiye kadar yaşamış aptalların daniskasıdır. Marriage is the very thing for you Evlilik senin için biçilmiş kaftandır. She wept for very joy Sırf sevinçten ağladı. The very idea! Daha neler! very high frequency (radyo) 30-300 megasikl. very low frequency (radyo) 10-30 kilosikl. Very light işaret fişeği.