Examples of swimmingly in a Sentence
We expect everything to go swimmingly.
the rehearsals were going swimmingly until half the cast came down with the flu
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Fortunately, the 2-series’s ZF eight-speed automatic transmission is a sweetheart that swaps cogs swimmingly and deftly downshifts with a slight prod of the throttle.
Things went swimmingly at first; Young was appointed governor of Utah (then an organized territory) and head of the Mormon Church.
In order to get a little more exposure, Hollins took a post-high school year at Fork Union Military Academy, and that went so swimmingly that a coach suggested Hollins should learn to be a long snapper.
Santana's contract year isn't going swimmingly, either.
Until recently, Marla was dating Chris, a 30-year old musician (red flag?) for two years, and everything was going swimmingly.
Everything was going swimmingly until the last question about Prop.
SB 1 passed swimmingly through both the Senate and House against the express wishes of the people.
Snyder fit in swimmingly as East's calming floor general.
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First Known Use of swimmingly
Synonymsagreeably, charmingly, delectably, deliciously, delightfully, dreamily, enchantingly, enjoyably, favorably, felicitously, fetchingly, gloriously, gratifyingly, great, nicely, palatably, pleasantly, pleasingly, pleasurably, prettily, satisfyingly, splendidly, sweetly, well, welcomely, winningly
Antonymsbadly, disagreeably, ill, unpleasantly
Related Wordsfinely, grandly, magnificently; advantageously, helpfully; blessedly, fortunately, happily, luckily; excellently, superbly; marvelously, sensationally, wonderfully; attractively, beautifully, handsomely; appealingly, appetizingly, enticingly, invitingly, temptingly
Near Antonymsabominably, appallingly, awfully, dreadfully, horrendously, horribly, horridly, shockingly, sickeningly, terribly, vilely; annoyingly, disgustingly, distressingly, irritatingly, vexingly
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: very well
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