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I have tried to create main characters who are drastically different from the types who generally appear in crime novels. Mikael Blomkvist, for instance, doesn't have ulcers or booze problems or an anxiety complex. He doesn't listen to operas, nor does he have an oddball hobby such as making model airplanes.
Stieg Larsson

Meaning of "drastically" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DRASTICALLY

drastically  [ˈdræstɪkəlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DRASTICALLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Drastically is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES DRASTICALLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of drastically in the English dictionary

The definition of drastically in the dictionary is very greatly.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DRASTICALLY


acoustically
əˈkuːstɪkəlɪ
ballistically
bəˈlɪstɪkəlɪ
fantastically
fænˈtæstɪkəlɪ
heuristically
hjʊəˈrɪstɪkəlɪ
holistically
həʊˈlɪstɪkəlɪ
linguistically
lɪŋˈɡwɪstɪkəlɪ
majestically
məˈdʒɛstɪkəlɪ
mechanistically
ˌmɛkəˈnɪstɪkəlɪ
mystically
ˈmɪstɪkəlɪ
opportunistically
ˌɒpətjuːˈnɪstɪkəlɪ
plastically
ˈplæstɪkəlɪ
probabilistically
ˌprɒbəbəˈlɪstɪkəlɪ
realistically
ˌrɪəˈlɪstɪkəlɪ
sarcastically
sɑːˈkæstɪkəlɪ
simplistically
sɪmˈplɪstɪkəlɪ
statistically
stəˈtɪstɪkəlɪ
stochastically
stɒˈkæstɪkəlɪ
stylistically
staɪˈlɪstɪkəlɪ
synergistically
ˌsɪnəˈdʒɪstɪkəlɪ
uncharacteristically
ˌʌnkærɪktəˈrɪstɪkəlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DRASTICALLY

draper
draperies
drapery
drapery shop
drapes
drapet
drapey
drappie
drappy
drastic
drat
dratchell
dratted
Drau
draught
draught beer
draught excluder
draughtboard
draughter
draughtier

WORDS THAT END LIKE DRASTICALLY

actually
alphabetically
automatically
basically
clinically
critically
dramatically
dynamically
economically
electronically
genetically
historically
locally
periodically
physically
politically
practically
specifically
technically
tragically
typically

Synonyms and antonyms of drastically in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «drastically» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DRASTICALLY

Find out the translation of drastically to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of drastically from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «drastically» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

大大
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

drásticamente
570 millions of speakers

English

drastically
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

काफी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بشكل كبير
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

резко
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

drasticamente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আয়তন বহুলাংশে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

considérablement
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Secara drastik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

drastisch
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

大幅に
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

크게
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Drastis
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mạnh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கடுமையாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अत्यंत वेगाने
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

şiddetle
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

drasticamente
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

drastycznie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

різко
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

drastic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

δραστικά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

drasties
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

drastiskt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

drastisk
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of drastically

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DRASTICALLY»

The term «drastically» is very widely used and occupies the 20.227 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DRASTICALLY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about drastically

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10 QUOTES WITH «DRASTICALLY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word drastically.
1
Irving Azoff
Since the traditional recorded-music business models have drastically changed, there is truly diminished income derived from recorded music by artists - both current and catalog. The touring industry has become much more important as a majority revenue stream and the ancillary fan experiences and promotions that may be derived from it.
2
Matt Berninger
The same song can have drastically different feels and personalities just by changing some minor things. A different drumbeat or some vocal overdub could completely transform the song.
3
Barry Commoner
Environmental quality was drastically improved while economic activity grew by the simple expedient of removing lead from gasoline - which prevented it from entering the environment.
4
Paige Davis
I think even when homeowners love their room, it's still a shock, because you left your house, went to sleep, came home and your room was dramatically and drastically different.
5
Ethan Embry
When I finish a film, I like to drastically change my appearance. I get sick of looking at the same thing in the mirror for months at a time. So when a film's over, I'll do something like shave my head.
6
Julia Butterfly Hill
I'm so drastically independent; I don't tend to flourish in relationships.
7
Stieg Larsson
I have tried to create main characters who are drastically different from the types who generally appear in crime novels. Mikael Blomkvist, for instance, doesn't have ulcers or booze problems or an anxiety complex. He doesn't listen to operas, nor does he have an oddball hobby such as making model airplanes.
8
Sonequa Martin-Green
I have stage combat training from college, which is drastically different than fighting for the screen, but I do enjoy that kind of stuff.
9
Claire McCaskill
The Missourians I hear from just don't buy the idea that the only way to tackle the national debt is to drastically alter Medicare and Social Security.
10
Jeff Miller
It is no secret that our tax code is drastically outdated and burdensome to all Americans. Fortunately, more and more people are aware daily of the inequities that arise from things such as the estate tax, and it has come to the forefront of Congress' agenda.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DRASTICALLY»

Discover the use of drastically in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to drastically and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Reclamation of drastically disturbed lands
"Land reclamation, particularly of land disturbed by mining, is a major environmental issue throughout the world.
Richard I. Barnhisel, American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, 2000
2
Emergency responders-- drastically underfunded, dangerously ...
Two years after September 11, 2001, the United States is drastically underfunding local emergency responders and remains dangerously unprepared to handle an attack on American soil, particularly one involving chemical, biological, ...
Warren B. Rudman, Jamie Frederic Metzl, Richard A. Clarke, 2003
3
Grain Free Gourmet: Drastically Improve Your Health the ...
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Carla Richardson, Marta Floyd, 2014
4
The Little Book of Wrong Shui: How to Drastically Improve ...
In The Little Book of Wrong Shui he continues his mission to point out how we add stress and disharmony to our lives.
Rohan Candappa, 1999
5
Midpoint Keyword Compendium, 2nd Edition
SATURN - ANOTHER'S INFLUENCE Effective keyword/ Ineffective keyword URANUS - SUN Develop/Drastically ... your self- expression URANUS - MOON Develop/Drastically change your emotions URANUS - MERCURY Develop/ Drastically ...
Aren Ober, Cotter Books, 2009
6
Kaplan 12 Practice Tests for the SAT 2014
that idea had been drastically changed by Babe Ruth (B) that idea having been drastically changed by Babe Ruth (C) drastically changing that idea was Babe Ruth (D) that idea was drastically changed by Babe Ruth that idea has been ...
Kaplan, 2013
7
Verbal Workbook for the New SAT
Because the federal government has drastically reduced its support for the arts is the reason why many performing arts companies have had to curtail their projected seasons. (A) Because the federal government has drastically reduced its ...
Mitchel Weiner, Sharon Green, Sharon Weiner Green, 2005
8
Red Rogue: The Persistent Challenge of North Korea
Can Kim Maintain His Militar Can Kim Maintain His Militar Can Kim Maintain His Militar Can Kim Maintain His Militar Can Kim Maintain His Military With Drastically Limit y With Drastically Limit y With Drastically Limit y With Drastically Limit y ...
Bruce E. Bechtol, 2007
9
Film Remakes, Adaptations and Fan Productions: Remake/Remodel
Thus part of the total narration and all of the auditory narration within the “ Drastically Redefining Protocol” trailer relies on the lyrics used within the song, namely Badly Drawn Boy's “Once around the Block.” Significantly, the song is not simply ...
Kathleen Loock, Constantine Verevis, 2012
10
Material Universe
When a weather system begins, even if it begins in the same manner as all the weather systems before it, it can have drastically different results based solely on the slightest differences that occur during the initial phases of that weather system ...
Ryan Roe, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DRASTICALLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term drastically is used in the context of the following news items.
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Ashes 2015: Travel chaos begins as RMT staff walk out drastically
Commuters and Ashes fans are being warned that rail services will be packed on the South Wales mainline today because of an RMT union ... «WalesOnline, Jul 15»
2
League of Legends Hate Speech Drastically Reduced by Riot …
“That's just how the Internet/online gaming is!” This does not need to be the case when it comes to excusing the awful things people say to each ... «The Mary Sue, Jul 15»
3
ICYMI MLS: NYCFC makeover won't drastically alter Kreis' vision
NYCFC head coach Jason Kreis doesn't expect a major makeover when Frank Lampard and Andrea Pirlo get on the field. Atlanta's next order ... «Soccer America, Jul 15»
4
Expansion of Rubber Plantations Drastically Reduces Soil …
The surge in rubber demand saw valuable and even protected lands being converted into rubber plantations, drastically reducing carbon ... «AZoCleantech, Jul 15»
5
World Bank Drastically Cuts Indonesia's 2015 Economic Growth …
The World Bank cut its forecast for economic growth in Indonesia in 2015 from 5.2 percent year-on-year (y/y) to 4.7 percent (y/y) as private ... «Indonesia Investments, Jul 15»
6
Kenya's basic education under threat as donors drastically cut …
NAIROBI: Donor funding for basic education in developing countries has drastically reduced, a new report has revealed. «The Standard Digital News, Jul 15»
7
Mayor says she won't drastically cut Charm City Circulator service
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake reversed Monday a controversial plan to drastically cut the Charm City Circulator, saying she would instead ... «Baltimore Sun, Jul 15»
8
Wimbledon 2Day format drastically changed for second week …
The BBC has bowed to pressure and changed the format of the fiercely criticised highlights show Wimbledon 2Day. From tonight and for the ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
9
Colorado drastically cuts teen pregnancies and abortions, yet …
A family planning program in Colorado that offers low-price long-term contraception cut teen pregnancy and abortion rates dramatically in the ... «RT, Jul 15»
10
Drought Conditions Across Northland Drastically Improve
This last round of rainfall included, those conditions have drastically improved over the last few months. The U.S. Drought Monitor now shows ... «FOX 21 Online, Jul 15»

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