in the extreme


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in the extreme

To the furthest extent or degree. Geez, that film was boring in the extreme—it actually put me to sleep in the theater! I thought that movie was silly in the extreme, but the kids loved it.
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in the extreme

To an extreme degree: eccentric in the extreme.
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