1 adverb
pret‧ty1 S2 W3 [+ adjective/adverb] spoken
1 fairly or more than a little:
I'm pretty sure he'll say yes.
She still looks pretty miserable.
see usage note rather
2 very:
Dinner at Luigi's sounds pretty good to me.

pretty well/much

almost completely:
He hit the ball pretty well exactly where he wanted it.
The guard left us pretty much alone.
They're all pretty much the same.

pretty nearly

also pretty near American English almost:
The shock of Pat's death pretty near killed Roy.

➔ be sitting pretty

at sit (9)

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