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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