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quite

 
 
pronunciation:
kwaIt
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: to the greatest degree; completely; entirely.
Bart is not quite finished with his book report.
synonyms:
absolutely, completely, entirely, totally, wholly
similar words:
all, altogether, exactly, full, fully, most
definition 2: to a large degree; somewhat; rather.
I thought that I did quite well cleaning my room.
synonyms:
pretty, very
similar words:
completely, exceedingly, extremely, far, highly, largely, most, perfectly
definition 3: actually; really.
Are you quite sure he said that?
synonyms:
actually, really
similar words:
in fact, indeed, truly