solidly

All Adverb
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  • There are more solidly-built houses around the site of the power stations.
  • He was too solidly set on getting all that was possible out of his fresh life. Cited from Secret Bread, by F. Tennyson Jesse
  • Forms were large but gradually became reduced as they were worked more solidly. Cited from Jacobean Embroidery, by Ada Wentworth Fitzwilliam and A. F. Morris Hands
  • These do not hold for us in this day as solidly as they were expected to. Cited from Adventures in the Arts, by Marsden Hartley
  • Its population was very large, and the town was strongly and solidly built. Cited from By Right of Conquest, by G. A. Henty
  • It is very much more solidly constructed, for the most part, than is generally supposed. Cited from Russia, As Seen and Described by Famous Writers, ed. by Singleton
  • The castle is solidly constructed on solid ground with rock walls two feet thick.
  • Down two games to none the Red Wings played solidly in game three.
  • After five races, the team was solidly in the top ten in owner points.
  • They were coming up more solidly, and the advantage of the surprise was now gone. Cited from The Bread-winners, by John Hay
  • Their writing brought them financial security and vaulted them solidly into the middle class.
  • Only in this manner will the work be done solidly and rapidly. Cited from Military Instructors Manual, by James P. Cole and Oliver Schoonmaker
  • Along our left we can just distinguish a long, black river of figures moving solidly on. Cited from With Rimington, by L. March Phillipps
  • But now, and more solidly than ever, are you attached to me. Cited from The Magnificent Montez, by Horace Wyndham
  • As often during these days, when a line was held solidly in one place, it broke elsewhere. Cited from The Story of the 2/4th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
  • It was solidly constructed in stone with the front facing south west away from the road.
  • However, he performed solidly for Western Australia for the next few seasons.
  • As a result, the houses give the impression of being extremely solidly built.
  • The latter was a solidly built one-story building situated on top of a low cliff. Cited from The Forty-Niners, by Stewart Edward White
  • The team again played solidly, winning all but four matches.
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Meaning of solidly

  • adverb As an undiversified whole
    the unions voted solidly for Roosevelt
  • adverb With strength and soundness
    a solidly built house