Example sentences for: awfully

How can you use “awfully” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Casual viewers may have thought they were watching some kind of "best of Monicagate" retrospective--isn't Kathleen Willey awfully 1998?

  • "FATHER CHRISTOPHER: You know, Kaethe, even though you are my sister, and this money was legitimately inherited from our parents, and I'm giving it to you in order that you may pay for a lifesaving sweat-gland-transplant, which will finally enable you to dress properly, I'd bet, to an outsider, this whole scene would look awfully fishy."

  • But she is awfully cute.

  • It is "almost old-fashioned in how satisfyingly scary it is" (Sherryl Connelly, Daily News ). David Kipen of the San Francisco Chronicle finds the book tedious: Nine days is "an awfully long time to spend in the largely unrelieved company of one little girl lost."

  • Menorca gets big-time package holidaymakers, especially from Great Britain, and beaches and roads get awfully crowded in the height of the summer season, but the island seldom feels frenetic.

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