Textual thesaurus for "very"

(adj) identical, selfsame

being the exact same one; not any other:

this is the identical room we stayed in before; the themes of his stories are one and the same; saw the selfsame quotation in two newspapers; on this very spot; the very thing he said yesterday; the very man I want to see

(adv) rattling, real, really

used as intensifiers; `real' is sometimes used informally for `really'; `rattling' is informal

she was very gifted; he played very well; a really enjoyable evening; I'm real sorry about it; a rattling good yarn