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as·tro·nom·i·cal

 (ăs′trə-nŏm′ĭ-kəl) also as·tro·nom·ic (-nŏm′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to astronomy.
2. Of enormous magnitude; immense: an astronomical increase in the deficit.

as′tro·nom′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.astronomically - enormously; "the bill was astronomically high"
Translations
astronomisestitähtitieteellisesti

astronomically

[ˌæstrəˈnɒmɪkəlɪ] ADV [rise, grow, increase] → astronómicamente, exageradamente
lobster is astronomically expensivela langosta está a precios astronómicos
they set astronomically high standards for their employeesexigen un nivel exageradamente alto a sus empleados

astronomically

[ˌæstrəˈnɒmɪkli] adv
(= extremely) [expensive] → effroyablement
to be astronomically successful → avoir un succès fou
astronomically wealthy
He was astronomically wealthy → Il était fabuleusement riche.
astronomically priced houses → des maisons à des prix exorbitants
to rise astronomically
House prices had risen astronomically → Les prix des maisons avaient effroyablement grimpé.
(relating to space) [accurate, aligned] → astronomiquement

astronomically

adv (lit, fig)astronomisch

astronomically

[ˌæstrəˈnɒmɪklɪ] advastronomicamente
the wine is astronomically expensive → il vino ha un prezzo astronomico
References in classic literature ?
Astronomically, it was daylight on the lower part, and night on the upper; so when during this narrative these words are used, they represent the lapse of time between rising and setting of the sun upon the earth.
They have only been read as the multitude read the stars, at most astrologically, not astronomically.
What astronomically are Encke's, Biela's and Donati's?
The Islamic Crescent Observation Project (ICOP) said that, astronomically, Friday, July 17, will bethe first day of Eid AlFitr in most Muslim countries, the UAE news agency WAM has reported.
Dr Al Naser explained that astronomically Ramadan should last for 29 days this year, and Eid celebrations would start on July 17.
KUWAIT, June 15 (KUNA) -- Ramadan this year will witness the longest daytime, and the shortest night for this year as the summer season will coincide with Ramadan astronomically, Kuwait Civil Aviation meteorologist Essa Ramadan said on Monday.
Ashraf Tadros said the holy month of Ramadan 1436H is astronomically to begin on Thursday, June 18 and end on July 16.
That's a paltry sum relative to the Virginia-based Space Adventures, which transports the astronomically wealthy to the International Space Station for a reported $50 million.
At the same time the cost of college has risen astronomically over the last 30 years, outpacing the overall inflation rate and even another astronomically inflated sector, medical costs.
Similarly, the auditing watchdog points out that the State's fiscal liability ( or debt burden) which was around ` 50,000 crore during the BJP- ruled Keshubhai Patel regime rose astronomically after the Narendra Modi government took charge.
March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two consumer and low-income organizations - Consumer Action and the Community Action Partnership -are opposing a measure in the Kentucky House that would "sock poor Kentucky residents with an astronomically high 360 percent increase" in wireless service fees and also expose the same vulnerable consumers to double taxation.
Hundreds of thousands of devout Hindus are expected to take holy dips at the confluence during the astronomically auspicious period of over 45 days celebrated as Magh Mela