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ˈkwɪk liquick·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quickly, rapidly, speedily, chop-chop, apaceadverb

    with rapid movements

    "he works quickly"

  2. promptly, quickly, quickadverb

    with little or no delay

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

  3. cursorily, quicklyadverb

    without taking pains

    "he looked cursorily through the magazine"

Wiktionary

  1. quicklyadverb

    rapidly; with speed; fast

  2. quicklyadverb

    Very soon

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Quicklyadverb

    Nimbly; speedily; actively.

    Etymology: from quick.

    Thou com’st to use thy tongue: thy story quickly. William Shakespeare.

    Pleasure dwells no longer upon the appetite than the necessities of nature, which are quickly and easily provided for; and then all that follows is an oppression. South.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quicklyadverb

    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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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quickly in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quickly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of quickly in a Sentence

  1. Tatiana Camacho:

    I appreciate that [Kumaran] took action quickly and there weren’t any excuses because that was pretty inexcusable.

  2. Susan MacManus:

    Do Rick Scott go the traditional route and assume it’s OK to wait until after the August primary ? Versus the sort of new approach – Rick Scott’ve got to brand Rick Scott opponent quickly before Rick Scott get branded to the point of no return, there’s a struggle within the Bill Nelson campaign about that, and also with Florida Democrats themselves.

  3. Olaf Scholz:

    I am convinced that we must act quickly and that (Libra) cannot go ahead without all legal and regulatory questions being resolved.

  4. County Executive Sam Page:

    This variant is spreading quickly, and this variant has the ability to devastate those in its wake, and that is why it is so critical to get vaccinated now.

  5. Roger Federer:

    If he wins the French Open a few more times and I don't win any more, then clearly he can catch me very quickly.

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