roundly
Adverb

roundly

  1. Circularly.
  2. Utterly or thoroughly.
    • 1974, Richard Garrett, General Gordon (page 203)
      When, over in the east, General Valentine Baker led his force of four thousand irregulars against Osman Digna, he was roundly thrashed.
  3. Boldly; openly.
  4. Briskly.
  5. Generally.
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