very synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term very:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. very(a)adjective

    precisely as stated

    imprecise, other

  2. identical, selfsame(a), very(a)adverb

    being the exact same one; not any other:

    other, imprecise

  3. very, really, real, rattlingadverb

    used as intensifiers; `real' is sometimes used informally for `really'; `rattling' is informal

    in truth, truly, genuinely, real, really, actually, very, rattling

    imprecise, other

  4. veryadverb

    precisely so

    really, rattling, real

    other, imprecise


  1. veryadverb

    True, real, actual

    ever so

Editors Contribution

  1. extremely

    to a very great degree.

    this is an extremely difficult thing to do.

    Submitted by JP03 on September 10, 2015
  2. wicked

    in new england, massachusetts specifically boston the term “wicked” is used very very often in explaining an amount

    “have you ever seen a kevin hart skit? he’s wicked funny.” “hey, can you stop at the next rest stop? i have to pee wicked bad.”

    Submitted by Daniellebetts95 on October 22, 2019

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. veryadjective

    true, real, actual

  2. veryadjective

    same, self-same

  3. veryadjective

    highly, exceedingly, excessively, extremely, remarkably, surpassingly, to a high degree

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

extremely, highly, quite, much, great, really, greatly, deeply, too, far, particularly, well, très, perfectly, same, vitally, fort, pretty, so, absolutely, hugely, incredibly, terribly, extraordinarily, strongly, many, enormously, all, exceptionally, widely, heavily, awfully, completely, utmost, most, entirely, precisely, erg, immensely, large, rather, muy, fairly, abundantly, lot, rt., own, totally, especially, high, exceedingly, considerably, acutely, fully, considerable, significantly, wide, strong, extreme, truly, severely