1. [ adverb ] in a powerful manner
Synonyms: strongly

"the federal government replaced the powerfully pro-settler Sir Godfrey Huggins with the even tougher and more determined ex-trade unionist"

Related terms: strong powerful strong powerful
2. [ adverb ] in a manner having a powerful influence
Synonyms: potently

"Clytemnestra's ghost crying in the night for vengeance remained most potently in the audience's mind"

Related terms: cogent cogent cogent
Similar spelling:   powerful