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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.
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Astronomer Khalid Al-Zaaq, a member of the Arab Union for Astronomy and Space Sciences confirmed in his Twitter account that "Eid begins Sunday astronomically.
In fact, if you've experienced any sort of milestone in your young life over the last five years, like graduating high school, or college, then those chances grow astronomically higher.
What would you prefer - one astronomically expensive fast train or money for police, the NHS, nurses, schools, pensioners, cheaper rail fares and for the younger generation?
He reported that some quasars are not at the far reaches of the universe but are relatively close, astronomically speaking.
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.