What is the opposite of gently?

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Adverb
Opposite of quietly and softly
Adverb
Opposite of gently, delicately or softly
Adverb
Opposite of softly
Adverb
Opposite of in a pretty manner
Adverb
Opposite of increasing in amount or intensity
Adverb
Opposite of by degrees, in a gradual manner
“Seaward of the road, the grassy slopes end abruptly in rugged cliffs pounded by waves.”
Adverb
Opposite of at a slow speed
Adverb
Opposite of adverb for having a considerate or kindly disposition
“He was a rough man who was prone to obscenities and bad behavior.”
Adverb
Opposite of adverb for low in volume
“She was a boisterous person who spoke with a loud tone of voice.”
Adverb
(of an animal) Opposite of adverb for tame or domesticated
“The wild dog was untamed and a danger to children.”
Adverb
(archaic, of a person) Opposite of adverb for having the characteristics attributed to noble birth
“My guests were plebeian folk with an unrefined etiquette.”
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