Meaning of “speedy” in the English Dictionary

"speedy" in British English

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speedyadjective

uk /ˈspiː.di/ us /ˈspiː.di/
speedily
adverb uk /ˈspiː.dəl.i/ us /ˈspiː.dəl.i/

The problem was speedily solved.
speediness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈspiː.di.nəs/ us /ˈspiː.di.nəs/

(Definition of “speedy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"speedy" in American English

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speedyadjective

us /ˈspi·di/

very quick or fast:

They hope to bring a speedy end to the conflict.
speedily
adverb us /ˈspi·dəl·i/

The error can be speedily corrected.

(Definition of “speedy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)