Slowly and Swiftly


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Slowly adverb – At a pace that is less than usual, desirable, or expected.
Usage example: walked slowly toward the ringing phone

Swiftly is an antonym for slowly in gradually topic.
Nearby Words: slow, slowness
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Swiftly adverb – With great speed.
Usage example: swiftly established himself as a star in Hollywood

Slowly is an antonym for swiftly in very fast topic.
Nearby Words: swift, swiftness
Antonyms for Swiftly
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