Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Exceedingly"

Example sentences using "Exceedingly"

Q: Please show me example sentences with exceedingly.
A: Teenagers are becoming addicted to electronic cigarettes at an exceedingly alarming rate.
Q: Please show me example sentences with exceedingly.
A: The teacher found it exceedingly difficult to teach the student because of language barriers between the two.

It is exceedingly difficult to keep the snow mobile business running since climate change has decreased snow fall significantly.

Physical perfection in a human being is exceedingly rare.

The scenery in Switzerland is exceedingly attractive to the tourists from the whole world.

Synonyms of "Exceedingly" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between exceedingly and excessively and extremely ?
A: exceedingly (mostly positive): goes beyond what was expected

He exceedingly meets all of the requirements to be hired.

excessively (usually negative): to do too much, more than necessary
The police excessively use force against protestors.


Extremely (can be positive or negative depending on the situation): to be of extreme nature, going to the extreme on a spectrum of behavior


I am extremely good at the guitar.
I am extremely bad at math.

Q: What is the difference between exceedingly and extremely ?
A: Both are quiet similar in describing something. But ”exceeding“ is commonly used to describe something that’s continuing to increase at the current time. Whereas, ”extremely“ usually describes something that’s at a high level and eventually stops. For example, ”the flood levels are exceedingly high“ could show that they are high and still increasing but ”the flood levels are extremely high“ could show that they are at a high level but are no longer increasing.
Q: What is the difference between exceedingly and extremely ?
A: They both mean "very"
"Exceedingly" means "too much"
"Extremely" means "a lot"

Translations of "Exceedingly"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? exceedingly
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