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swimmingly

[ swim-ing-lee ]SEE DEFINITION OF swimmingly

Synonyms for swimmingly

  • smoothly
  • as planned
  • cosily
  • easily
  • effectively
  • effortlessly
  • favorably
  • fortunately
  • happily
  • like a dream
  • like clockwork
  • prosperously
  • quickly
  • satisfyingly
  • successfully
  • well
  • with flying colors
  • with no trouble
  • without a hitch
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Antonyms for swimmingly

  • lousy
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SWIMMINGLY

It gave Roland an advantage, and he went on swimmingly with his mischief.

A man who sets to to form a library will go on swimmingly for a short way.

So matters go on swimmingly at the house of Madame Flamingo.

We're getting along smoothly and swimmingly, just like a happy family.

In this well-situated tenement, Mr Cophagus got on swimmingly.

Things went on swimmingly then until that awful drought came.

You will find us getting on swimmingly when you come on in October.

"Then everything is going on swimmingly," said the countess clapping her hands.

This extract—it is no more—from our conversation will show that it was going on swimmingly.

In the mean time, I write to my friends in France that I am getting on swimmingly.

WORD ORIGIN

"with steady, smooth progress," 1620s, from swimming + -ly (2).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SWIMMINGLY

easily

adverbwithout difficulty

favorably

adverbopportunely, advantageously
  • auspiciously
  • conveniently
  • fortunately
  • happily
  • profitably
  • prosperously
  • satisfyingly
  • successfully
  • swimmingly
  • to one's advantage
  • well
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