Definition of easily in English:

easily

Syllabification: eas·i·ly
Pronunciation: /ˈēz(ə)lē
 
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adverb

  • 1Without difficulty or effort: he climbed the mountain easily the area is easily accessible by road
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    • This keeps this information together and easily accessible with minimal effort and time.
    • She said these areas if developed and easily accessible would surpass in its attraction any known tourist spot in the state.
    • The disused railway line makes the bog and surrounding areas easily accessible from both ends.
    Synonyms
    effortlessly, comfortably, simply; with ease, without difficulty, without a hitch, smoothly; skillfully, deftly, smartly
    informal no sweat, hands down
  • 1.1In a relaxed manner: he shrugged easily
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    • Even in a telephone interview from the US, Schuur talks in a familiar manner and confides easily.
    • Remarkably calm and reminding him of himself, she just shrugged and responded easily.
    • She shrugged easily, as if she was mostly over the hurt, but now had the maturity to enjoy her memories.
  • 1.2More quickly or frequently than is usual: they get bored easily
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    • I'm just one of that new brand of consumer - the one with a very short attention span, who bores quickly and easily.
    • Fibreglass was commonly used in public sculptures some years ago but it was found to break easily and colours faded quickly on it.
    • I blush very, very, very easily, frequently for literally no reason.
  • 2Without doubt; by far: English is easily the reigning language in the financial world
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    • The number of busts for hard drugs within the British army has doubled in two years and now easily exceeds positive tests for cannabis.
    • In modern politics style is substance, manner is meaning, and a look is easily worth a thousand words.
    • What happened there last week was easily the gravest event since the group's attack in New York.
    Synonyms
  • 2.1Very probably: events that could easily become stodgy and predictable
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    • These were several sentences providing significant insight into future events that could easily have been missed.
    • Events could easily overtake the proposed policies displayed in its pages.
    • Apparently, signals can easily crisscross and become confused.

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