easily [adv1] without difficulty calmly, comfortably, competently, conveniently, coolly, dexterously, efficiently, effortlessly, evenly, facilely, fluently, freely, handily, hand over fist*, hands down*, just like that*, lightly, like nothing*, no sweat*, nothing to it*, piece of cake*, plainly, quickly, readily, regularly, simply, smoothly, steadily, surely, swimmingly, uncomplicatedly, well, with ease, with no effort, without a hitch*, without trouble; concept 565 —Ant. difficultly easily [adv2] without a doubt absolutely, actually, almost certainly, assuredly, beyond question, by far, certainly, clearly, decidedly, definitely, doubtless, doubtlessly, far and away, indeed, indisputably, indubitably, no doubt, plainly, positively, probably, really, surely, truly, undeniably, undoubtedly, unequivocally, unquestionably; concepts 535,552 —Ant. doubtedly, dubitably, questionably

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  • Easily — Eas i*ly, adv. [From {Easy}.] 1. With ease; without difficulty or much effort; as, this task may be easily performed; that event might have been easily foreseen. [1913 Webster] 2. Without pain, anxiety, or disturbance; as, to pass life well and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • easily — index readily Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • easily — eas|i|ly W1S1 [ˈi:zıli] adv 1.) without problems or difficulties ▪ They won quite easily. ▪ We found the house easily enough . easily accessible/available etc ▪ The castle is easily accessible by road. easily understood/identified etc ▪ It s… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • easily — eas|i|ly [ izəli ] adverb *** ▸ 1 without difficulty ▸ 2 for saying something is likely ▸ 3 definitely ▸ 4 more often than usual ▸ 5 in confident/relaxed way ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) without difficulty or effort: I could easily manage without a car. You… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • easily — adverb Date: 13th century 1. in an easy manner ; without difficulty < won easily > 2. a. without question ; by far < was easily the best meal I ve ever had > b. at the …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • easily — /ee zeuh lee, eez lee/, adv. 1. in an easy manner; with ease; without trouble: The traffic moved along easily. 2. beyond question; by far: easily the best. 3. likely; well: He may easily change his mind. [1250 1300; ME esily. See EASY, LY] Syn. 2 …   Universalium

  • easily — adv. Easily is used with these adjectives: ↑acceptable, ↑accessible, ↑adaptable, ↑amused, ↑apparent, ↑applicable, ↑attainable, ↑available, ↑avoidable, ↑best, ↑comparable, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • easily — See: BREATHE EASILY or BREATHE FREELY …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • easily — See: BREATHE EASILY or BREATHE FREELY …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • easily — See easy, easily …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • easily — Synonyms and related words: absolutely, actually, assuredly, by far, cautiously, certainly, circumspectly, clearly, comfortably, commodiously, competently, compliantly, conclusively, conveniently, cozily, crawlingly, creepingly, decidedly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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