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quickly

[ kwik-lee ]
/ ˈkwɪk li /
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adverb

with speed; rapidly; very soon.

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Origin of quickly

First recorded before 1000; see origin at quick, -ly
See quick.
quick, quickly (see confusables note at quick)
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