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- adv. In a severe manner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a severe manner, in any sense of the word severe.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. causing great damage or hardship
- adv. with sternness; in a severe manner
- adv. to a severe or serious degree
severe + -ly (Wiktionary)