Definitions for quicklyˈkwɪk li

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

quick•ly*ˈkwɪk li(adv.)

  1. with speed; rapidly; very soon.

    Category: Usage Note

* Usage: See quick.

Origin of quickly:

bef. 1000

Princeton's WordNet

  1. quickly, rapidly, speedily, chop-chop, apace(adverb)

    with rapid movements

    "he works quickly"

  2. promptly, quickly, quick(adverb)

    with little or no delay

    "the rescue squad arrived promptly"; "come here, quick!"

  3. cursorily, quickly(adverb)

    without taking pains

    "he looked cursorily through the magazine"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. quickly(adverb)ˈkwɪk li

    fast or without much time passing

    He ran away quickly.; She quickly understood that there was a problem.

Wiktionary

  1. quickly(Adverb)

    rapidly; with speed; fast

  2. quickly(Adverb)

    Very soon

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quickly(adverb)

    speedily; with haste or celerity; soon; without delay; quick

Freebase

  1. Quickly

    Quickly is one of the largest tapioca milk tea franchises in the world, with over 2000 locations in Africa, Asia, Europe and North America. Quickly is the brand name of Kuai Ke Li Enterprise Co. Ltd., which was founded by Nancy Yang in Taiwan and started franchising. Quickly Corporation was founded in California and started its trademark licensing program at the same time. Quickly began marketing themselves as a New Generation Asian Fusion-style cafe in the USA, as opposed to just a tapioca drink shop. Most locations offer free Wi-Fi internet access. On May 17, 2008, Quickly officially launched their new age non-fat tart frozen yogurt at the SingTao Asian Expo. The frozen yogurt became available at their key locations the following week. In March 2010, Quickly officially launched their Hong Kong style egg puff which became available at all their locations in Northern California. Quickly stores in San Francisco became the center of former Supervisor Ed Jew's extortion controversy, where he solicited bribes estimated at $84,000.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'quickly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #809

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'quickly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #895

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'quickly' in Adverbs Frequency: #87


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