One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘she spoke warmly of his exceeding kindness’
great, very great, considerable, exceptional, marked, distinct, tremendous, immense, extreme, supreme, outstanding
1‘the Lord has been exceeding gracious’
very, exceedingly, extremely, exceptionally, especially, tremendously, immensely, supremely, really, truly, most, distinctly, decidedly
Northern English right
informal terribly, awfully, devilishly, majorly, seriously, mega, ultra, oh-so, damn, damned
British informal ever so, well, dead, jolly
North American informal real, mighty, awful, darned
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