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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. Totally or completely: fully grown.
  • adv. At least: Fully half of the volunteers did not appear.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a full manner; without lack or defect.
  • adv. In a full degree; to a full extent.
  • adv. As a minimum; at least

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a full manner or degree; completely; entirely; without lack or defect; adequately; satisfactorily.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a full manner; to the full; without lack or defect; completely; entirely: as, to be fully persuaded of something.

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

  • adv. to the greatest degree or extent; completely or entirely; (`full' in this sense is used as a combining form)
  • adv. sufficiently; more than adequately
  • adv. referring to a quantity

Etymologies

full +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

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