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per·fect·ly

 (pûr′fĭkt-lē)
adv.
1. In a perfect manner or to a perfect degree.
2. To a complete or full degree or extent; wholly: The diners were perfectly satisfied with the meal. See Usage Note at perfect.

perfectly

(ˈpɜːfɪktlɪ)
adv
1. completely, utterly, or absolutely
2. in a perfect way; extremely well

per•fect•ly

(ˈpɜr fɪkt li)

adv.
1. in a perfect manner or to a perfect degree.
2. completely; fully; adequately.
[1275–1325; Middle English parfitly]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.perfectly - completely and without qualificationperfectly - completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers; "an absolutely magnificent painting"; "a perfectly idiotic idea"; "you're perfectly right"; "utterly miserable"; "you can be dead sure of my innocence"; "was dead tired"; "dead right"
2.perfectly - in a perfect or faultless way; "She performed perfectly on the balance beam"; "spoke English perfectly"; "solved the problem perfectly"
imperfectly, amiss - in an imperfect or faulty way; "The lobe was imperfectly developed"; "Miss Bennet would not play at all amiss if she practiced more"- Jane Austen

perfectly

perfectly

adverb
Translations
بإتْقان، بِكَمالعَلَى نَحْوٍكَامِلٍكُلِيّا، جدا
dokonalenaprostobezchybně
fuldstændigtperfektfuldkomment
perfekte
täydellisesti
savršeno
tökéletesen
fullkomlega, algerlegagallalaust
完璧に
완벽하게
brezhibnopopolnoma
perfekt
อย่างสมบูรณ์แบบ
một cách hoàn hảo

perfectly

[ˈpɜːfɪktlɪ] ADV
1. (= very well) → perfectamente
the plan worked perfectlyel plan salió perfectamente or a la perfección
he is perfectly placed to understand the situationestá en la posición perfecta para comprender la situación
you timed your arrival perfectlyhas llegado en el momento preciso
one of the most perfectly preserved medieval towns in the worlduno de los pueblos medievales mejor conservados del mundo
2. (= absolutely, entirely) [honest, frank, normal] → totalmente
to be perfectly honest, I hate classical musicsi te soy totalmente sincero, odio la música clásica
I'll be perfectly frank with youte voy a ser totalmente franco
it's perfectly disgusting!¡es verdaderamente asqueroso!
I'm perfectly all rightestoy perfectamente
well, actually, we're perfectly happy about itpues, la verdad, no nos importa en absoluto
there may be some perfectly innocent explanationpuede que esto tenga una explicación totalmente inocente
it is perfectly possible to eat well on a dietes muy posible alimentarse bien aunque se esté a régimen
you'll be perfectly safe hereaquí no correrás ni el más mínimo peligro
we're perfectly satisfied with thisestamos plenamente satisfechos con esto
look, it's perfectly simplemira, es de lo más sencillo
you know perfectly well what my answer will bebien sabes or sabes muy bien qué respuesta te voy a dar

perfectly

[ˈpɜːrfɪktli] adv
[work, suit, speak] → parfaitement
[happy, clear] → parfaitement
It's perfectly clear → C'est parfaitement clair.
to make sth perfectly clear → faire parfaitement comprendre qch
They made it perfectly clear that it was pointless to continue → Ils ont parfaitement fait comprendre qu'il était inutile de continuer.
to be perfectly happy with sth
I'm perfectly happy with the situation → Cette situation me convient parfaitement.
to be perfectly honest, I ... → pour être parfaitement honnête, je ...
I don't think much of this, to be perfectly honest → Je n'en pense pas grand-chose, pour être parfaitement honnête.
you know perfectly well that ... → tu sais pertinemment que ...perfect pitch n
to have perfect pitch → avoir l'oreille absolueperfect tense n
the perfect tense → le passé composé

perfectly

adv
(= flawlessly, completely)perfekt; he timed his entry perfectlyer hat seinen Eintritt genau abgepasst; a perfectly finished piece of workeine wirklich vollendete Arbeit; the climate suited us perfectlydas Klima war ideal für uns; I understand you perfectlyich weiß genau, was Sie meinen
(= absolutely, utterly)absolut, vollkommen; we’re perfectly happy about itwir sind damit völlig zufrieden; a perfectly lovely dayein wirklich herrlicher Tag; you know perfectly well that …du weißt ganz genau, dass …; to be perfectly honest, …um ganz ehrlich zu sein, …; a Lada is a perfectly good carein Lada ist durchaus ein gutes Auto

perfectly

[ˈpɜːfɪktlɪ] adv (gen) → perfettamente, alla perfezione
she's perfectly lovely → è una bellezza
I'm perfectly happy with the situation → sono completamente soddisfatta della situazione
you know perfectly well → sai benissimo

perfect

(ˈpəːfikt) adjective
1. without fault or flaw; excellent. a perfect day for a holiday; a perfect rose.
2. exact. a perfect copy.
3. very great; complete. a perfect stranger.
(pəˈfekt) verb
to make perfect. He went to France to perfect his French.
perˈfection (-ʃən) noun
the state of being perfect. Absolute perfection in a dictionary is rare.
perˈfectionist (-ʃə-) noun
a person who is only satisfied if what he is doing is perfect. She's a perfectionist – her work is perfect in every detail.
ˈperfectly adverb
1. without mistakes or flaws. She performed the dance perfectly.
2. very; completely. He was perfectly happy.

perfectly

عَلَى نَحْوٍكَامِلٍ dokonale fuldstændigt perfekt τέλεια perfectamente täydellisesti parfaitement savršeno perfettamente 完璧に 완벽하게 perfect fullkommen doskonale perfeitamente совершенно perfekt อย่างสมบูรณ์แบบ mükemmel bir şekilde một cách hoàn hảo 完美地
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She is going in the spring when the opera comes, and it will be perfectly splendid, if Mother only lets me go," answered Meg, cheering up at the thought.
Perfectly still he lay and his body was old and not of much use any more, but something inside him was altogether young.
I can find my way in to Tom Swift perfectly well by myself, and while I appreciate your courtesy I do not want to trouble you.
He had gone to bed perfectly well, she said, and nothing had ailed him all day.
After simpering in a small way, like one whose modesty prohibited a more open expression of his admiration of a witticism that was perfectly unintelligible to his hearers, he continued, "It is not prudent for any one of my profession to be too familiar with those he has to instruct; for which reason I follow not the line of the army; besides which, I conclude that a gentleman of your character has the best judgment in matters of wayfaring; I have, therefore, decided to join company, in order that the ride may be made agreeable, and partake of social communion.
This strange act was perfectly understood by the group, who knew that in that intensely dry heat the danger of exposure was lessened by active exercise and the profuse perspiration that followed it.
If you would permit me," said the artist, looking at Phoebe, "I should like to try whether the daguerreotype can bring out disagreeable traits on a perfectly amiable face.
George discovered, to his surprise, that her former residence must have been in his own vicinity; and her inquiries showed a knowledge of people and things in his vicinity, that was perfectly surprising to him.
I know it perfectly well, Marse Tom, and I ain't saying it by guess.
Tom told about the adventures we'd had down there at his uncle Silas's last summer, and when he see that there warn't anything about his folks--or him either, for that matter--that we didn't know, he opened out and talked perfectly free and candid.
But on seeing them together, she became perfectly satisfied.
The young ladies, as well as their mother, were perfectly satisfied with having two entire strangers of the party, and wished for no more.