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Synonyms for quickly
ˈkwɪk liquick·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    with rapid movements

    "he works quickly"

    cursorily, rapidly, chop-chop, speedily, quick, apace, promptly

    easy, slow, slowly, tardily

  2. promptly, quickly, quickadverb

    with little or no delay

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

    rapidly, pronto, chop-chop, speedily, cursorily, readily, right away, quick, apace, promptly

    easy, slow, tardily, slowly

  3. cursorily, quicklyadverb

    without taking pains

    "he looked cursorily through the magazine"

    cursorily, rapidly, chop-chop, speedily, quick, apace, promptly

    tardily, slowly, slow, easy

Editors Contribution

  1. whizzed

    the baseball (whizzed) through the air. baseball moved (quickly) through the air

    Submitted by rinat on August 19, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. quicklyadjective

    speedily, swiftly, rapidly, soon, quick, immediately, with haste, with celerity, without delay, post-haste

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  1. Andy Murray:

    I think in grand slams you have to try to conserve energy when you can really because the two weeks can be quite draining physically and mentally, if you can get yourself off the court quickly, capitalize if your opponent maybe isn't playing as well, if you're on your game, try to push yourself to keep playing that way. It can pay off toward the end of the tournament.

  2. Rochelle Walensky:

    It's been among the biggest Achilles' heels of this. And it's been among the biggest challenges and the unexpected things because( with) its cousins, this is not true, the reason we were able to control the SARS outbreak so quickly -- although there were obviously a lot of deaths there -- but it didn't turn into a pandemic is because people weren't shedding( the virus) until they got symptoms.

  3. Kenneth Sherrill:

    I really think that Kathy Hochul needs a young, energetic progressive person as lieutenant governor. It's the easiest way, quickly, to reach out to the community that is most problematic for Kathy Hochul in the primary, some of me thinks she'll want to have a man( on the ticket), but I don't think that there's anything terribly politically problematic about having two women. I think that might help her in a primary.

  4. The NPRCs:

    Providing the best, compassionate care for NPRC animals is a top priority and helps ensure research results are scientifically valid. NPRC staff monitors animals daily in order to quickly address any concerns, and all animals receive comprehensive annual checkups, much like humans, the NPRCs follow regulations and guidelines established by the NIH, the USDA via the Animal Welfare Act and institutional animal care and use committees. In addition, all NPRCs maintain AAALAC Int. accreditation, the gold standard in animal care.

  5. Warning Meteorologist Eddie Walker:

    The trigger for these periods of thunderstorm activity will be a bit more robust, allowing for stronger lines of thunderstorms to develop and march east quickly into the evening and overnight hours each day.

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