from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. In a way or to an extent that is well known: "his famously neurotic mannerisms [are] lampooned in the novels of Evelyn Waugh” ( James Atlas).
- adv. With the result of becoming famous: "Frost had famously declared that poetry is what gets lost in translation” ( David Lehman).
- adv. Excellently; splendidly: We got along famously.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. this sense) In a celebrated manner.
- adv. Indicates that the act, state, or occurrence described by the sentence is famous.
- adv. Really well, having great rapport
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In a famous manner; in a distinguished degree; greatly; splendidly.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- With renown or celebrity; notoriously.
- Remarkably well; admirably; capitally: as, he has succeeded famously.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in a manner or to an extent that is well known
- adv. extremely well
From famous + -ly. (Wiktionary)