Synonyms of awfully in English:


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1‘an awfully nice man’

very, extremely, really, exceedingly, immensely, thoroughly, decidedly, terribly, frightfully, dreadfully, fearfully, exceptionally, uncommonly, remarkably, eminently, extraordinarily, most, positively, particularly
heartily, profoundly
Northern English right
Scottish unco
North American quite
informal terrifically, tremendously, desperately, devilishly, ultra, too … for words, mucho, mega, seriously, oh-so, madly, majorly
British informal jolly, ever so, dead, well, fair
North American informal real, mighty, awful, plumb, powerful
South African informal lekker
informal, dated devilish, hellish
archaic exceeding, sore

2‘we played awfully’

very badly, atrociously, terribly, dismally, dreadfully, appallingly, execrably, poorly, incompetently, inexpertly
informal abysmally, pitifully, crummily, diabolically, rottenly
rare egregiously

3‘thanks awfully for the tea’

very much, a lot
informal a million