Adjective "profusely" definition and examples

(Profusely may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/prəˈfjuːsli/

Definitions and examples

adverb

To a great degree; in large amounts.
  1. 'a man bleeding profusely from a head wound'
  2. 'I continued to read and write profusely and received my first literary prize in 1990.'
  3. 'The book is profusely illustrated with beautiful line drawings.'
  4. 'She thanks him profusely and proceeds to the house.'
  5. 'The waitress apologised profusely and brought me a fresh drink.'
  6. 'The exhibition catalogue is a profusely illustrated volume.'

More definitions

1. spending or giving freely and in large amount, often to excess; extravagant (often followed by in): profuse praise.

2. made or done freely and abundantly: profuse apologies.

3. abundant; in great amount.

More examples(as adjective)

"bodies can be profusely."

Origin

(profuse)