- 1in an even way, without suddenly stopping and starting again Traffic is now flowing smoothly again. The engine was running smoothly.
- 2without problems or difficulties The interview went smoothly. My job is to see that everything runs smoothly and according to plan. The rescue was carried out smoothly and efficiently.
- 3in a calm or confident way “Would you like to come this way?” he said smoothly.
- 4in a way that produces a smooth surface or mixture The colors blend smoothly together.
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