used as intensifiers;
"I'm awful sorry"
of a dreadful kind;
"there was a dreadfully bloody accident on the road this morning"
in a terrible manner;
"she sings terribly"
- It is awfully boring.
- I am awfully sorry to wake you up.
- This tin-opener is awfully fiddly.
- It seems to me an awfully selfish way of looking at things.
- That man behaved awfully.
Thanks awfully, old chap.出自： G. B. Shaw
Pretend to want something awfully.出自： Joyce
I certainly am awfully glad to see you again.出自： Scott Fitzgerald