perfectamente
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (in a perfect way)
a. perfectly
Habla inglés y español perfectamente.She speaks English and Spanish perfectly.
2. (in a very good condition or situation)
a. perfectly fine
Mi padre se queja mucho, pero está perfectamente. No se da cuenta de que tiene 95 años.My father complains a lot, but he's perfectly fine. He doesn't realize he's 95 years old.
b. perfectly OK
A veces estás perfectamente en tu lugar de trabajo porque tienes muy buenos compañeros, pero el trabajo en sí te aburre.Sometimes you're perfectly OK at your work place because you have very good colleagues, but the work itself bores you.
3. (completely)
a. perfectly
Estaba perfectamente claro que no quería hablar de eso.It was perfectly clear that she didn't want to talk about it.
4. (used to indicate assent)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. absolutely
Entonces quedamos el lunes a las dos. - Perfectamente, allí estaré.Then we'll meet on Monday at two o'clock. - Absolutely. I'll be there.
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perfectamente
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (sobradamente)
a. perfectly
2. (muy bien)
a. fine
¿cómo estás? — estoy perfectamentehow are you? — I'm fine
3. (de acuerdo)
a.
¡perfectamente!fine!, great!
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perfectamente
adverb
perfectly
te entiendo perfectamente I perfectly understand what you mean; I know exactly what you mean; —¿cómo está tu hermano? —¡perfectamente! "how's your brother?" — "he's doing just fine"
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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