quickly Meaning in the Cambridge Essential American Dictionary
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Meaning of "quickly" in Essential American English Dictionary

quickly

adverb
 
/ˈkwɪk.li/
A2 fast or in a short time: I quickly shut the door.
Translations of “quickly”
in Korean 빨리…
in Arabic بِسُرَعة…
in Portuguese rapidamente…
in Catalan ràpidament…
in Japanese 素早く, さっと, すぐに…
in Italian rapidamente, in fretta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 迅速地, 立刻/馬上…
in Russian быстро…
in Turkish çabuk çabuk, hızlıca, süratle…
in Chinese (Simplified) 迅速地, 立刻/马上…
in Polish szybko…
(Definition of quickly from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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