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adverb Archaic.
  1. quickly; deftly.
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Origin of deliverly

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at deliver, -ly
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Historical Examples of deliverly

  • A deliverly fellow was Hughie—could read and write like a priest, and could wield brand and buckler with the best of the riders.

    The Monastery

    Sir Walter Scott