Dense·ly, adv. In a dense, compact manner.
adv 1: in a stupid manner; "he had so rapaciously desired and so
obtusely expected to find her alone" [syn: dumbly, obtusely]
2: in a concentrated manner; "old houses are often so densely
packed that perhaps three or four have to be demolished
for every new one built"; "a thickly populated area" [syn:
thickly] [ant: thinly]