Definition of Readily

1. Adverb. Without much difficulty. "These snakes can be identified readily"

2. Adverb. In a punctual manner. "He did his homework promptly"

Exact synonyms: Promptly, Pronto
Partainyms: Prompt



Definition of Readily

1. adv. In a ready manner; quickly; promptly.

Definition of Readily

1. Adverb. Without unwillingness or hesitation; showing readiness. ¹

2. Adverb. Without impediment, easily. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Readily

1. in a ready manner [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Readily

readerboards
readerdom
readerless
readerly
readers
readership
readerships
readest
readeth
readibility
readie
readied
readier
readies
readiest
readily (current term)
readin'
readiness
readinesses
reading
reading-frameshift mutation
reading clinic
reading copy
reading desk
reading frame
reading frames
reading lamp
reading material
reading out

Literary usage of Readily

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1. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York by Daniel Defoe (1790)
"... me to undertake it, I will moft readily do it, and think it a happy reward for all the hazards and difficulties of fuch a broken, ..."

2. Jane Austen's Works by Jane Austen, James Edward Austen-Leigh (1882)
"to which his prompt reply was, * Most readily, Mrs. Weston, if you will dance with me.' ' Me!—oh ! no—I would get you a better partner than myself. ..."

3. Jane Austen's Works by Jane Austen, James Edward Austen-Leigh (1882)
"The promise was readily given, and Willoughby's behaviour during the whole of the evening declared at once his affection and happiness. ..."

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