smoothly

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smoothly

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adv
  1. moved smoothly [on, across] the dancefloor
  2. the [interview, presentation, negotiation] went smoothly
  3. ensure that the [interview] goes smoothly
  4. everything seemed to be going smoothly (when suddenly)
  5. things were going smoothly [until, when, but]
  6. transition smoothly [to, into]
  7. handled the [task, project, matter, customer] smoothly
  8. was smoothly [handled, dealt with]
  9. the new [immigrants, students, neighbors] integrated smoothly
  10. smoothly integrated [pieces, flooring, units]
  11. smoothly [carved, etched, finished, sanded]
  12. the [traffic, water, river] was flowing smoothly
  13. the [steps, routines, tracks] flowed smoothly into one another
  14. a smoothly-flowing [routine, performance, choreography]
  15. [apply, rub, wipe] smoothly over your skin
  16. wipe smoothly over the [window, door, furniture, surface, table]
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