soundly


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Synonyms for soundly

completely and absolutely ('good' is sometimes used informally for 'thoroughly')

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Then they both went to his room, but he slept so soundly that she could not wake him.
The bride, however, gave him a sleeping-draught, and he slept so soundly that he heard nothing.
"How soundly he sleeps!" whispered the old gentleman.
As free hearted as she was innocent, the girl attacked the intruder with her handkerchief, brushed him soundly, and drove him from beneath the mapleshade.
But before the real personal fright could soundly clutch her, one of the young fellows said gruffly, "Come along with me, you," and as she wedged out at his heels she noticed that another one of the escort was following her.
'They think,' said Hugh, when he had tossed the liquor down, 'that I am sleeping soundly in the stable.
In one of these wild dells they passed the night, and slept soundly and sweetly after their fatigues.
Anne accordingly went to bed and slept so long and soundly that it was well on in the white and rosy winter afternoon when she awoke and descended to the kitchen where Marilla, who had arrived home in the meantime, was sitting knitting.
Some, immediately after eating, threw themselves once more upon the inviting mats, and resumed the employment of the previous night, sleeping as soundly as if they had not closed their eyes for a week.
Both these extremes are to be avoided; which will be done, if the league of Christians, penned by our Savior himself, were in two cross clauses thereof, soundly and plainly expounded: He that is not with us, is against us; and again, He that is not against us, is with us; that is, if the points fundamental and of substance in religion, were truly discerned and distinguished, from points not merely of faith, but of opinion, order, or good intention.
These kept her very snug and warm, and she slept soundly until morning.
'Pag nawalan ka ng yoke sa balikat mo, you can soundly sleep (If you lose a yoke on your shoulder, you can soundly sleep)," he told the reporters before attending the Senate hearing.
Then boss Stan Cullis Wolves were soundly beaten by Barca though, 9-2 over the two legs.
In another shot, Carmen could be seen sleeping soundly in the nursery room, while big sister and dad look on from the glass window.
Under Pruitts tenure, the agency proposed several pending rules that are at risk of being soundly dismissed in court.