incredibly


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in·cred·i·ble

 (ĭn-krĕd′ə-bəl)
adj.
1. So implausible as to elicit disbelief; unbelievable: gave an incredible explanation of the cause of the accident.
2. Astonishing, extraordinary, or extreme: dressed with incredible speed.

[Middle English, from Latin incrēdibilis : in-, not; see in-1 + crēdibilis, believable; see credible.]

in·cred′i·bil′i·ty, in·cred′i·ble·ness n.
in·cred′i·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.incredibly - not easy to believeincredibly - not easy to believe; "behind you the coastal hills plunge to the incredibly blue sea backed by the Turkish mountains"
credibly, plausibly, probably, believably - easy to believe on the basis of available evidence; "he talked plausibly before the committee"; "he will probably win the election"
2.incredibly - exceedingly; extremely; "she plays fabulously well"
Translations
بِشَكْلٍ لا يُصَدَّق
neuvěřitelně
ótrúlega
neverjetno
inanılmaz şekilde

incredibly

[ɪnˈkredəblɪ] ADV
1. (= extremely) [ugly, rich, intelligent] → increíblemente
it all happened incredibly fasttodo sucedió con una rapidez increíble
2. (= amazingly) incredibly, they did not comepor increíble que parezca, no vinieron, aunque parezca mentira, no llegaron

incredibly

[ɪnˈkrɛdɪbli] adv
(= tremendously) [hard, good-looking, expensive] → incroyablement
(= strange to say) → chose incroyable

incredibly

advunglaublich, unwahrscheinlich; incredibly, he wasn’t thereunglaublicherweise war er nicht da

incredibly

[ɪnˈkrɛdəblɪ] advincredibilmente

incredible

(inˈkredəbl) adjective
1. hard to believe. He does an incredible amount of work.
2. impossible to believe; not credible. I found his story incredible.
inˈcredibly adverb
inˌcrediˈbility noun
References in classic literature ?
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And in an incredibly short time the Pontellier house was turned over to the artisans.
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The man was upon one knee, his back in the angle of the wall, his shoulders elevated to the level of his ears, his hands before his face, palms outward, the fingers spread and crooked like claws; the white face turned upward on the retracted neck had an expression of unutterable fright, the mouth half open, the eyes incredibly expanded.
She danced out the side door, pulled a pink rose from a bush at the gate, and covered the mile between the brick house and the seat of learning in an incredibly short time, meeting Emma Jane, also breathless and resplendent, at the entrance.
The murderer was gone long ago; but there lay his victim in the middle of the lane, incredibly mangled.
Both turned and faced the six or seven grotesque creatures, who stood there in the sunlight, solid, casting shadows, moving, and yet so incredibly unreal.
These happenings had occupied an incredibly short time, yet the youth felt that in them he had been made aged.
She remained unconscious for a time that seemed incredibly long to those that watched her, and the doctor, hurriedly sent for, did not come.
One would have thought that under the almost incredibly wretched conditions the Russian soldiers were in at that time- lacking warm boots and sheepskin coats, without a roof over their heads, in the snow with eighteen degrees of frost, and without even full rations
With that alertness of the senses which is at once the marvel and despair of civilised peoples, they knew that the pirates were on the island from the moment one of them trod on a dry stick; and in an incredibly short space of time the coyote cries began.
I've had a letter, and oh, Gilbert, it's all so amazing--so incredibly amazing--we never thought--not one of us ever dreamed--"