The word VERY is an adverb and an intensifier – it comes before an adverb or adjective to make it more intense (to a higher degree).
- Say sage instead of very wise.
- Say pouring instead of very rainy.
- Say cutthroat instead of very competetive.
- Say stingy instead of very cheap.
- Say perplexed instead of very confused.
- Say exhiliarating instead of very exciting.
- Say lethargic instead of very sleepy.
- Say gaunt instead of very thin.
- Say adored instead of very loved.
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