From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishheartilyheart‧i‧ly /ˈhɑːtəli $ ˈhɑːr-/ adverb 🔊 🔊 1LOUD/NOISYHAPPYwith energy and enjoyment 🔊 ‘Great to see you, ’ she said heartily. 🔊 Hugh laughed heartily at the joke.2VERYcompletely or very much 🔊 This is a book I heartily recommend to all hill walkers. 🔊 Madge had become heartily sick of the city.3 →eat heartily
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heartily• Ryan laughedheartily.• He was nineteen, not uncomely, and Topazdisliked him most heartily.• How could she eat so heartily and never put an ounce on her bonyframe?• Lawyers on both sides of the Simpson case heartilyendorse that sentiment.• Franklin Roosevelt, who equatedwealth with energy and idealism, heartily endorsed the appointment.• Leonora was heartilyglad to wave her off to her party.• She was heartily glad when they were installed at last in front of the fire, trays on knees.• Nestor made them heartilywelcome, but about the object of their coming he could give them little help.laughed heartily• This they did two or three times, forgetting my presence, and laughed heartily at the mistake.heartily sick of• The next ball, the bowler, by now heartily sick of the sight of my man, dug one in short.