Definition of acutely adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//əˈkjuːtli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//əˈkjuːtli//
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  1. 1acutely aware/conscious noticing or feeling something very strongly I am acutely aware of the difficulties we face.
  2. 2(describing unpleasant feelings) very; very strongly acutely embarrassed
  3. 3to a severe and dangerous degree acutely ill opposite chronically
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: acutely