21/OUT/2009 9:42 AM
In that context it is the same as 'very', and it's a common usage. Not snobbish or antiquated.
Boy, there sure are a lot non-native experts on English usages around here! I can't imagine considering myself an expert on the native Portuguese no matter how much I may learn, especially having not been immersed.
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