What does easily mean?

Definitions for easilyˈi zə li, ˈiz li

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word easily.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. easily, easy(adverb)

    with ease (`easy' is sometimes used informally for `easily')

    "she was easily excited"; "was easily confused"; "he won easily"; "this china breaks very easily"; "success came too easy"

  2. easily(adverb)

    without question

    "easily the best book she's written"

  3. well, easily(adverb)

    indicating high probability; in all likelihood

    "I might well do it"; "a mistake that could easily have ended in disaster"; "you may well need your umbrella"; "he could equally well be trying to deceive us"

Wiktionary

  1. easily(Adverb)

    Comfortably, without discomfort or anxiety.

  2. easily(Adverb)

    Without difficulty.

  3. easily(Adverb)

    Absolutely, without question

Webster Dictionary

  1. Easily(adverb)

    with ease; without difficulty or much effort; as, this task may be easily performed; that event might have been easily foreseen

  2. Easily(adverb)

    without pain, anxiety, or disturbance; as, to pass life well and easily

  3. Easily(adverb)

    readily; without reluctance; willingly

  4. Easily(adverb)

    smoothly; quietly; gently; gracefully; without /umult or discord

  5. Easily(adverb)

    without shaking or jolting; commodiously; as, a carriage moves easily

  6. Origin: [From Easy.]

Editors Contribution

  1. easily

    In an easy manner.

    He loved his sport and easily achieved his goals and aspirations.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'easily' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1019

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'easily' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1402

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'easily' in Adverbs Frequency: #101

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of easily in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of easily in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. La Rochefoucauld:

    Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils but present evils triumph over it.

  2. KIZZA RONALD:

    Doors of heroes into the world are not easily opened but those that exit them are easily opened

  3. Melissa Hanham:

    It uses caterpillar treads which means it can go off road more easily, which mean they can hide them more easily.

  4. Geert Laugs:

    The intensive conditions in factory farming provide a pressure cooker in which diseases like avian flu can spread very easily and can also evolve very easily.

  5. The Hitopadesa:

    Like an earthen pot, a bad man is easily broken, and cannot readily be restored to his former situation; but a virtuous man, like a vase of gold, is broken with difficulty, and easily repaired.

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