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Definition of abysmal adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    abysmal

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//əˈbɪzməl//
     
     
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  1. 1extremely bad or of a very low standard synonym terrible
  2. 2 His manners are abysmal.
abysmally adverb
 
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abysmally poor living conditions
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