Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a desperate manner; without regard to danger or safety; recklessly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a desperate manner; without regard to danger or safety; recklessly; extremely.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a desperate manner; recklessly; without fear or restraint.
  • Excessively; violently; unrestrainedly.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in intense despair
  • adv. with great urgency

Etymologies

desperate +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

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