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Syn. widely, broadly, greatly; see largely 2 .
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Extensively — Ex*ten sive*ly, adv. To a great extent; widely; largely; as, a story is extensively circulated. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
extensively — index generally, throughout (all over) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
extensively — adverb a) In an extensive manner, widely. He has read and traveled extensively. b) To a great extent. He became more extensively involved than he intended … Wiktionary
extensively — adv. Extensively is used with these adjectives: ↑used Extensively is used with these verbs: ↑debate, ↑discuss, ↑employ, ↑excavate, ↑exploit, ↑explore, ↑investigate, ↑modify, ↑publish, ↑ … Collocations dictionary
extensively — extensive ► ADJECTIVE 1) covering a large area. 2) large in amount or scale. DERIVATIVES extensively adverb extensiveness noun … English terms dictionary
extensively — adverb in a widespread way (Freq. 3) oxidation ponds are extensively used for sewage treatment in the Midwest • Derived from adjective: ↑extensive … Useful english dictionary
extensively — adverb see extensive … New Collegiate Dictionary
extensively — See extensive. * * * … Universalium
extensively — adv. widely, greatly, covering a large area … English contemporary dictionary
extensively — ex·ten·sive·ly … English syllables