Synonyms of very in English:

very


See definition of very

adverb

1‘I'm not very brave’

SYNONYMS
extremely, exceedingly, exceptionally, especially, tremendously, immensely, vastly, hugely
extraordinarily, extra, excessively, overly, over, abundantly, inordinately, singularly, significantly, distinctly, outstandingly, uncommonly, unusually, decidedly, particularly, eminently, supremely, highly, remarkably, really, truly, mightily, thoroughly
all that, to a great extent, most, so, too
Scottish unco
très
Northern English right
informal terrifically, awfully, terribly, devilishly, madly, majorly, seriously, desperately, mega, ultra, oh-so, too-too, stinking, mucho, damn, damned, too … for words
informal, dated devilish, hellish, frightfully
British informal ever so, well, bloody, dead, dirty, jolly, fair
North American informal real, mighty, powerful, awful, plumb, darned, way, bitching, mad
South African informal lekker
archaic exceeding, sore
ANTONYMS

slightly, sort of, not particularly


adjective

1‘that is the very thing I was thinking of myself’

SYNONYMS
exact, actual, precise, particular, specific, distinct

2‘this boy's a gold mine—he's the very thing I need’

SYNONYMS
ideal, perfect, appropriate, suitable, apt, fitting, fit, right, just right, made to order, tailor-made
British informal spot on, just the job

3‘the very word ‘modern’ was exciting to them’

SYNONYMS
mere, simple, pure, pure and simple, plain, basic
sheer, utter