with speed; rapidly; very soon.
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How to use quickly in a sentence
Stearns’s passion for Bell Smith Springs quickly bumped it to the top of our list.A day’s drive from Chicago, exploring a very different Illinois | Carson Vaughan | February 12, 2021 | Washington Post
About 80% of customers want their chat queries answered quickly.Five ways to use machine learning in digital marketing | Birbahadur Kathayat | February 12, 2021 | Search Engine Watch
The past year has quickly taught daters many of the lessons that love professionals have been trying to impress upon their clients for years.
Let’s see how quickly it can scale, and how soon we can start squeezing the startup for growth numbers.Monte Carlo raises $25M for its data observability service | Alex Wilhelm | February 9, 2021 | TechCrunch
The memes were quickly criticized as being culturally insensitive.The Weeknd’s Super Bowl performance sparked a bounty of memes, as the halftime show usually does | Travis Andrews | February 8, 2021 | Washington Post
The genetic material can grow quickly, but are typically riddled with errors or defects.
They tried to continue their getaway but had to quickly abandon their vehicle on the Rue de Meaux in the 19th.
Being there teaches you to think quickly, edit yourself, and not get too precious about your own work.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness | Marlow Stern | January 7, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
These were conversations that took a fairly grim twist pretty quickly.I Tried to Warn You About Sleazy Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in 2003 | Vicky Ward | January 7, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
The man, Joshua Kemp, told what police describe as “a bogus story that quickly fell apart.”
After relievedly giving the pistol to the nearest soldier, he stumbled quickly over to Brion and took his hand.Sense of Obligation | Henry Maxwell Dempsey (AKA Harry Harrison)
Not a word now,” cried Longcluse harshly, extending his hand quickly towards him; “I may do that which can't be undone.Checkmate | Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
But men, through neglecting the rules of health, pass quickly to old age, and die before reaching that term.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II) | Henry Osborn Taylor
Results are easily and quickly obtained, and are probably accurate enough for all clinical purposes.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis | James Campbell Todd
The Seneschal leaned back, and was concerned to feel his pulses throbbing a shade too quickly.St. Martin's Summer | Rafael Sabatini