swimmingly

play
adverb swim·ming·ly \ˈswi-miŋ-lē\

Definition of swimmingly

  1. :  very well :  splendidly the event went swimmingly

Examples of swimmingly in a sentence

  1. We expect everything to go swimmingly.

  2. the rehearsals were going swimmingly until half the cast came down with the flu

1622

First Known Use of swimmingly

1622


SWIMMINGLY Defined for English Language Learners

swimmingly

play
adverb swim·ming·ly \ˈswi-miŋ-lē\

Definition of swimmingly for English Language Learners

  • : very well


Learn More about swimmingly


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up swimmingly? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a favoring of the simplest explanation

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • manet-jeanne-spring
  • Which is a synonym of chaffer?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ