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1. Serving to smash: a smashing blow to the head.
2. Informal Extraordinarily impressive or fine; wonderful: a smashing success.

smash′ing·ly adv.


in a smashing manner
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Adv.1.smashingly - with a loud crash; "the car went smash through the fence"
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She's written five smashingly successful books with a sixth book just out.
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And what makes the dynamic interesting is every one got along smashingly.
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The eye is smashingly set with pave diamonds and blue sapphires, then enveloped in a pyramid crafted of 14K yellow gold.
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He did smashingly well but needs a couple of weeks full training and then a full game or two.