swimmingly

All Adverb
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  • In a few days after this terrible interview things were going swimmingly well with him. Cited from Overland, by John William De Forest
  • A man who sets to to form a library will go on swimmingly for a short way. Cited from The Book-Hunter, by John Hill Burton
  • He had won a form prize; everything had gone swimmingly for him. Cited from Tom, Dick and Harry, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • They seemed to have no difficulty, however, but got along swimmingly. Cited from A Minstrel In France, by Harry Lauder
  • I did only a retail business myself, but my old habits of system carried me swimmingly along. Cited from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe V4[Raven Edition]
  • Things went on swimmingly during the erection -- so did the houses when built. Cited from Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 1, Complete, ed. by Sir Mark Lemon
  • I soon learned, however, to count money, as well as to make it, and got on swimmingly. Cited from My Bondage and My Freedom by Frederick Douglass #2
  • But this was only at first; later on I got used to it, and everything went swimmingly. Cited from The Chorus Girl and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • But here comes my Amanuensis, so we'll get on more swimmingly now. Cited from Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson Vol 2
  • The man's face showed almost black against his white whiskers, and he struck out swimmingly with his arms. Cited from A Diversity of Creatures, by Rudyard Kipling
  • For some time they went swimmingly on, without delay or difficulty. Cited from Historic Tales, Vol. 1 (of 15), by Charles Morris
  • Indeed, all went on swimmingly, and all were pleased with themselves. Cited from The Poor Gentleman, by Hendrik Conscience
  • We're getting along smoothly and swimmingly, just like a happy family. Cited from Under Fire, by Charles King
  • Charles went through his examination-in-chief quite swimmingly. Cited from An African Millionaire, by Grant Allen
  • He succeeded in getting stone enough to anchor the post, however, and the experiment went off swimmingly. Cited from Scientific American, Volume 40, No. 13 New Series, March 29, 1879
  • They took places at the table, and the meal went swimmingly. Cited from The Fur Bringers, by Hulbert Footner
  • These arrangements being made, we flattered ourselves that all would go on swimmingly. Cited from Hurricane Hurry, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • A dishonest teacher arranged in advance what he was going to ask me, and so everything went swimmingly. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. VI, Ed. by Francke
  • "Where does the Bible say that all will go on swimmingly?" Cited from Black Baronet; or, The Chronicles Of Ballytrain, by William Carleton
  • All went along swimmingly until one day I heard a yell of joy from Dick. Cited from The Son of Monte-Cristo, Volume I (of 2), by Alexandre Dumas (pere)
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