Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Speedily; with haste or celerity.
  • Soon; without delay.
  • As if living; in a lifelike manner; to the life.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb Speedily; with haste or celerity; soon; without delay; quick.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb rapidly; with speed; fast
  • adverb Very soon

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb without taking pains
  • adverb with rapid movements
  • adverb with little or no delay

Etymologies

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quick +‎ -ly

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