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swimmingly (adv.)

"with steady, smooth progress; in an easy, gliding manner," 1620s, from swimming + -ly (2).

updated on January 05, 2014

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Definitions of swimmingly from WordNet

swimmingly (adv.)
with no problems or difficulties;
despite of some mishaps, everything went swimmingly
Synonyms: smoothly
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