[ adverb ] in a faithful manner


"it always came on, faithfully, like the radio"

Used in print

(S. J. Perelman, The Rising Gorge. New York:...)

It is , I am reliably given to understand , the technical argot for those who engage in your particular branch of the boost ; i.e. , burglars who rob while the tenants are absent , in contrast to hot slough prowlers , those who work while the occupants are home .