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"
"easily the best book she's written"
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"
Comfortably, without discomfort or anxiety.
Absolutely, without question
with ease; without difficulty or much effort; as, this task may be easily performed; that event might have been easily foreseen
without pain, anxiety, or disturbance; as, to pass life well and easily
readily; without reluctance; willingly
smoothly; quietly; gently; gracefully; without /umult or discord
without shaking or jolting; commodiously; as, a carriage moves easily
Origin: [From Easy.]
In an easy manner.
He loved his sport and easily achieved his goals and aspirations.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'easily' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1019
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'easily' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1402
Rank popularity for the word 'easily' in Adverbs Frequency: #101
The numerical value of easily in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of easily in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils but present evils triumph over it.
Doors of heroes into the world are not easily opened but those that exit them are easily opened
It uses caterpillar treads which means it can go off road more easily, which mean they can hide them more easily.
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.
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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Translations for easily
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- безспорно, лесно, несъмненоBulgarian
- fàcilmentCatalan, Valencian
- jednoduše, snadno, lehceCzech
- erraz, aiseBasque
- helposti, kiistatta, ilman muutaFinnish
- անկասկած, հեշտությամբ, հանգիստ, հեշտ, հեշտորենArmenian
- agevolmente, facilmenteItalian
- faciliter, facileLatin
- facilmente, sem dúvidaPortuguese
- lako, лакоSerbo-Croatian
- kolaylıkla, kolaycaTurkish
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