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      adv  
1    (intensifier)  
highly pleased, highly disappointed     
2    with great approbation or favour  
we spoke highly of it     
3    in a high position  
placed highly in class     
4    at or for a high price or cost  


highly strung   ,   (U.S. and Canadian)   high-strung  
      adj   tense and easily upset; excitable; nervous  
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n.
well-known, intelligent and highly respected person
n.
In the UK, a chav is a highly antisocial juvenile delinquent who wears (usually counterfeit) designer sports clothes and high-end brands and vulgar jewellery (= bling) and listens to rap music.
Very common, colloquial En France on appelle ça un caillera
n.
Abandoning something that one has intimate knowledge of for something unknown and probably highly risky to one's well-being.
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