Associations to the word «Soundly»


SOUNDLY, adverb. In a thorough manner; in manner free of defect or deficiency.

Dictionary definition

SOUNDLY, adverb. Deeply or completely; "slept soundly through the storm"; "the baby is sleeping soundly".
SOUNDLY, adverb. Completely and absolutely (`good' is sometimes used informally for `thoroughly'); "he was soundly defeated"; "we beat him good".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley