Fully - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfʊli|  American pronunciation of the word fully
Brit.  |ˈfʊli|  British pronunciation of the word fully

adverb

- to the greatest degree or extent; completely or entirely; (`full' in this sense is used as a combining form)(syn: full)

fully grown
he didn't fully understand

- sufficiently; more than adequately(syn: amply)

the evidence amply (or fully) confirms our suspicions
they were fully (or amply) fed

- referring to a quantity

Examples

He fully recovered from the operation.

They will never fully appreciate their luck.

The house is fully furnished.

When will the tree be fully grown?

The restaurant is fully booked this evening.

Elisa has not fully recovered from the incident.

I am fully aware of your problems.

The changes in policy are fully described in the review.

I fully accept that what he says is true.

This concept is discussed more fully in Chapter 9.

the evidence amply (or fully) confirms our suspicions

they were fully (or amply) fed

His ideas were not yet fully formed.

He develops the concept more fully in his book.

The computer network is not yet fully functioning.

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