noun swift·ness \ˈswif(t)-nəs\

Definition of SWIFTNESS

:  the quality or state of being swift :  celerity
:  the fact of being swift

Examples of SWIFTNESS

  1. <with amazing swiftness, the airline agent got our ticket changed, and we boarded the plane just as it was about to leave>

First Known Use of SWIFTNESS

before 12th century

Rhymes with SWIFTNESS


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