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Definition 1: in a playfully devilish manner - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where devilishly or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the socialists are further handicapped if they believe that capitalists are not only wicked but also devilishly clever

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Definition 2: (used as intensives) extremely - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where devilishly or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she was madly in love
  • deadly dull
  • deadly earnest
  • deucedly clever
  • insanely jealous

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(devilishly is used in the usage domain ...) a modifier that has little meaning except to intensify the meaning it modifies

"`up' in `finished up' is an intensifier" "`honestly' in `I honestly don't know' is an intensifier"

Definition 3: as a devil; in an evil manner - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where devilishly or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his writing could be diabolically satiric

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