Synonyms and Antonyms of like gangbusters
in a vigorous and forceful manner
- They worked like gangbusters and came out ahead of their competitors.
dynamically, energetically, explosively, firmly, forcefully, forcibly, hard, mightily, muscularly, powerfully, roundly, stiffly, stoutly, strenuously, strongly, sturdily, vigorously
fiercely, hammer and tongs, robustly, roughshod, sharply, vehemently, violently
actively, animatedly, briskly, crisply, eagerly, gamely, heartily, lustily, snappily, spiritedly, spunkily, vivaciously
decidedly, determinedly, directly, emphatically, fast, fixedly, intensively, intently, purposefully, resolutely, rigidly, smartly, solidly, soundly, squarely, steadfastly, steadily, sturdily, surely
aggressively, assertively, manfully, potently
delicately, faintly, frailly, shakily
bloodlessly, halfheartedly, languidly, lazily, listlessly, spiritlessly
impotently, ineffectively, ineffectually, lamely, nervelessly, spinelessly, uncertainly
with great speed
- The show's ratings went up like gangbusters.
apace, briskly, chop-chop, double-quick, fast, fleetly, full tilt, hastily, hell-for-leather, hot, lickety-split, posthaste, presto, pronto, quick, quickly, rapidly, snappily, soon, speedily, swift, swiftly