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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Heartily  \Heart"i*ly\,  adv  [From  {Hearty}.] 
  1.  From  the  heart;  with  all  the  heart;  with  sincerity. 
 
  I  heartily  forgive  them  --Shak. 
 
  2.  With  zeal;  actively;  vigorously;  willingly;  cordially;  as 
  he  heartily  assisted  the  prince. 
 
  {To  eat  heartily},  to  eat  freely  and  with  relish.  --Addison. 
 
  Syn:  Sincerely;  cordially;  zealously;  vigorously;  actively; 
  warmly;  eagerly;  ardently;  earnestly. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  heartily 
  adv  1:  with  gusto  and  without  reservation;  "the  boy  threw  himself 
  heartily  into  his  work" 
  2:  in  a  hearty  manner;  "`Yes,'  the  children  chorused  heartily"; 
  "We  welcomed  her  warmly"  [syn:  {cordially},  {warmly}] 




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