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".

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