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adverb as in desperately

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As the study found, some of the most dramatic increases in air pressure are expected during this harsh season.

Including in Hong Kong, where last year dramatic images of clashes between protesters and police dominated news feeds showing police firing live bullets and protesters attacking officers.

The FAA action is a dramatic turning point for Boeing after more than two years of bad news surrounding its best-selling model.

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Portrait Lighting only works with photos that have depth data, and you can basically change how your face is lit to get a more flattering or dramatic look.

Based on the data points above, the difference between this cream and the rest of the crop is dramatic.

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It could dramatically improve quality of life in communities throughout the developing world.

In Scandinavian countries this discrimination has been dramatically reduced.

Advanced maternal age dramatically increases the risk of maternal mortality as well as birth defects like Down Syndrome.

His harrowing escape from Vienna when Hitler took Austria in March 1938 is dramatically chronicled in his memoirs.

While violent offenses are dramatically down in Bed Stuy, pockets of violence persist here.

He thrust his cane dramatically through a sheet of a newspaper, which he had caught up from a table.

Carlson frowned, remained dramatically silent for a moment while he twisted his mustache.

She had suddenly presented herself to me like something dramatically recalled, fine, generous, infinitely capable of feeling.

These he emptied upon the table dramatically; white shining metal, sparkling as the candle flames wavered.

He turned dramatically, as though he were playing King Lear.


On this page you'll find 36 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to dramatically, such as: badly, dangerously, fiercely, greatly, perilously, and seriously.

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