Definition of eminently in English:

eminently

adverb

  • often as submodifier To a notable degree; very.

    ‘an eminently readable textbook’
    • ‘But our coverage of previous fundraising campaigns shows the target is eminently achievable.’
    • ‘The experience offered here is a warm one, earthy and pleasurable, and eminently watchable.’
    • ‘It was a calamitous mistake, not least because it was eminently avoidable.’
    • ‘Despite these shortcomings, this is an interesting and eminently readable textbook.’
    • ‘The result was two highly original and eminently durable clown characters.’
    • ‘I am unwilling to be completely convinced by something which seems so eminently illogical.’
    • ‘Rule four makes it sound eminently sensible, especially as it is voluntary.’
    • ‘That is why the most entertaining concerts during the season were also eminently forgettable.’
    • ‘All of which are eminently curable with current methods and medicines.’
    • ‘That suddenly makes the cost of repairing our fine Victorian building seem eminently reasonable.’
    • ‘My circumstances, while eminently enjoyable, are not helping my state of mind.’
    • ‘Everything about this car is classic, yet it remains eminently affordable.’
    • ‘We fail to plan for the worst and then act shocked when eminently predictable crises occur.’
    • ‘The result is an eminently readable account that captures the spirit of those heady days.’
    • ‘This is tricky on a rainy December afternoon but eminently possible at every hour of the day throughout August.’
    • ‘Workplace health and safety is an eminently worthy topic, but not one that many people bother to follow closely.’
    • ‘The only drawback to this eminently plausible case is that there is not a scrap of evidence for it.’
    • ‘Scott is eminently watchable, playing a convincing rogue with gusto.’
    • ‘The German architect and environmental expert is eminently qualified to speak on the problem.’
    • ‘Your level of participation is up to you and scheduling is eminently flexible.’
    very, most, greatly, highly, exceedingly, extremely, particularly, positively, exceptionally, supremely, remarkably, uniquely
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Pronunciation

eminently

/ˈemənəntlē//ˈɛmənəntli/