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dras·tic

 (drăs′tĭk)
adj.
1. Extreme in effect; severe or radical: the drastic measure of amputating the entire leg; drastic social change brought about by the French Revolution.
2. Acting rapidly or violently: a drastic emetic.

[Greek drastikos, active, from drastos, to be done, from drān, to do.]

dras′ti·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.drastically - in a drastic manner
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Translations
بصورةٍ شَديدَه
drasticky
drastiskt
drasztikusan
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drasticky
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drastically

[ˈdræstɪkəlɪ] ADVdrásticamente
to be drastically reducedsufrir una reducción drástica
he drastically revised his ideascambió radicalmente or drásticamente de ideas
it/things went drastically wrongsalió/las cosas salieron muy mal
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

drastically

[ˈdræstɪkəli] adv [change] → radicalement
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

drastically

advdrastisch; change, differentradikal; to go drastically wrongtotal schiefgehen; they’re drastically short of suppliesihre Vorräte sind bedrohlich knapp
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drastically

[ˈdræstɪklɪ] advdrasticamente
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

drastic

(ˈdrӕstik) adjective
violent, severe and having a wide effect. At this point they decided to take drastic action.
ˈdrastically adverb
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
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