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easily

adverb uk   /ˈiː.zɪ.li/ us  

easily adverb (NOT DIFFICULT)

A2 with no difficulty or effort: I can easily be home early tonight, if you want.
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easily adverb (CERTAINLY)

C2 without doubt: For me, Venice is easily the most beautiful city in Europe.

easily adverb (LIKELY)

C1 very likely to happen or be true: Prices could easily rise further.

easily adverb (QUICKLY)

quickly, or more quickly than usual: Ever since the illness I get tired very easily.
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