frightfully

All Adverb
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  • Time stood still, and the beginning of each thing grew frightfully near to its end. Cited from Famous Modern Ghost Stories, by Various, Ed.: Emily Dorothy Scarborough
  • We thought then what a frightfully bad woman she must be. Cited from On the Track, by Henry Lawson
  • I saw, at once, that he was frightfully changed even from what you remember him. Cited from A Canadian Heroine, Volume 1, by Mrs. Harry Coghill
  • It is stated that the shot passed frightfully near the head of the child. Cited from Queen Victoria, by Grace Greenwood
  • It did feel frightfully big and important and real at the time. Cited from The Tree of Heaven, by May Sinclair
  • I should think when you meet him you must feel frightfully ashamed. Cited from The Street Called Straight, by Basil King
  • Yet how could evil come to me, even should the American do him in the eye rather frightfully? Cited from Ruggles of Red Gap, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • As a matter of fact we're frightfully short-handed in the office just now. Cited from Dangerous Ages, by Rose Macaulay
  • He is frightfully ill, I never felt anything like the heat of his skin. Cited from The Heir of Redclyffe, by Charlotte M. Yonge
  • It's a frightfully difficult language -- quite different from anything I ever heard. Cited from Voyages of Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  • You know I am frightfully unhappy; what will it be when you go? Cited from The Just and the Unjust, by Vaughan Kester
  • Do write and tell me all about everything; it is frightfully dull down here. Cited from A Crooked Path, by Mrs. Alexander
  • They had suffered so frightfully that it was a great relief when they died and were at rest. Cited from Field Hospital and Flying Column, by Violetta Thurstan
  • "You may like people quite frightfully, and yet you can't talk to them." Cited from The Incomplete Amorist, by E. Nesbit
  • Well, of course they would, at first; it was so frightfully important. Cited from Play the Game!, by Ruth Comfort Mitchell
  • He turned frightfully pale; it seemed as if he would speak, but the words did not come. Cited from The Mill Mystery, by Anna Katharine Green
  • I was alone, frightfully alone -- alone as I had never been before. Cited from What's Mine's Mine, by George MacDonald
  • My first thought was that he must be frightfully old. Cited from Tales Of Men And Ghosts, By Edith Wharton
  • I'm sure each of us has been frightfully jealous of the other. Cited from Paradise Garden, by George Gibbs
  • She pulled herself together, her eyes open frightfully wide now. Cited from 'Twixt Land & Sea, by Joseph Conrad
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