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    Definition of swiftly in English Dictionary

  • AdverbCOMswiftlierCOMmore swiftlySUPswiftliestSUPmost swiftlySUF-ly
    1. In a swift manner; quickly; with quick motion or velocity; fleetly.
      1. Gary Cahill, a target for Arsenal and Tottenham before the transfer window closed, put England ahead early on and Rooney was on target twice before the interval as the early hostility of the Bulgarian supporters was swiftly subdued.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • It was the Seasiders, however, who were swiftly on the attack again and they had very presentable claims for a penalty waved away as Varney tumbled under a challenge from Rafael.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adverbs
      • Morphemes
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -ly

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en softly
      2. en sweetly
      3. en saintly
      4. en shifty
      5. en swirly
      Source: Wiktionary
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      Meaning of swiftly for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "swiftly" is an adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
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