readily

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adverb read·i·ly \ˈre-də-lē\

Definition of readily

  1. :  in a ready manner: as a :  without hesitating :  willingly <readily accepted advice> b :  without much difficulty :  easily <for reasons that anyone could readily understand>

Examples of readily in a sentence

  1. simple instructions that anyone can readily understand

  2. He readily agreed to help us.

14th Century

First Known Use of readily

14th century


READILY Defined for English Language Learners

readily

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adverb read·i·ly \ˈre-də-lē\

Definition of readily for English Language Learners

  • : quickly and easily

  • : in a way that shows you are willing to do something : without hesitation or complaint


READILY Defined for Kids

readily

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adverb read·i·ly \ˈre-də-lē\

Definition of readily for Students

  1. 1 :  quickly and easily <The lid readily came off.>

  2. 2 :  without hesitation or complaint <He readily agreed to help.>



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