Definitions for swiftly

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word swiftly

Princeton's WordNet

  1. swiftly, fleetly(adverb)

    in a swift manner

    "she moved swiftly"

Wiktionary

  1. swiftly(Adverb)

    In a swift manner; quickly; with quick motion or velocity; fleetly

Webster Dictionary

  1. Swiftly(adverb)

    in a swift manner; with quick motion or velocity; fleetly

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'swiftly' in Adverbs Frequency: #392

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of swiftly in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of swiftly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Zambia President Chishimba Nkole:

    There must be flexibility on the part of the government and they must act very swiftly because we don't want our members to lose their jobs.

  2. Thomas Gray:

    Yet ah why should they know their fateSince sorrow never comes too late,And happiness too swiftly flies.Thought would destroy their paradise.No more where ignorance is bliss,'Tis folly to be wise.

  3. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen:

    We support the calls of democracy and freedom by the people of Venezuela, i call on President Obama and the State Department to vigorously enforce the sanctions against Venezuelan officials swiftly.

  4. Johann von Goethe:

    A life without love, without the presence of the beloved, is nothing but a mere magic-latern show. We draw out slide after slide, swiftly tiring of each, and pushing it back to make haste for the next.

  5. Colonel Aggrey Quarshie:

    The Ghana Navy responded swiftly with a patrol team to the area and they were able to overpower the pirates and free the ship. But when they got there, the cargo had already been transferred to another vessel.

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