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read·i·ly

 (rĕd′ə-lē, rĕd′l-ē)
adv.
1. Without hesitation; willingly: He readily undertook the task.
2. Without difficulty; easily: The explanation was readily understood by the students.

readily

(ˈrɛdɪlɪ)
adv
1. promptly; eagerly; willingly
2. without difficulty or delay; easily or quickly

read•i•ly

(ˈrɛd l i)

adv.
1. promptly; quickly; easily.
2. in a ready manner; willingly.
[1275–1325]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.readily - without much difficulty; "these snakes can be identified readily"
2.readily - in a punctual manner; "he did his homework promptly"

readily

adverb
1. willingly, freely, quickly, gladly, eagerly, voluntarily, cheerfully, with pleasure, with good grace, lief (rare) When I was invited to the party, I readily accepted.
willingly reluctantly, unwillingly
2. promptly, quickly, easily, smoothly, at once, straight away, right away, effortlessly, in no time, speedily, without delay, without hesitation, without difficulty, unhesitatingly, hotfoot, without demur, pdq (slang) I don't readily make friends.
promptly slowly, with difficulty, hesitatingly
Translations
بِدون صُعوبهعلى إستِعدادعَلَى اِسْتِعْداد
ochotněsnadno
beredvilligtmed glædemed lethed
helposti
spremno
auîveldlegafúslega
すぐに
즉시
rade volje
beredvillig
อย่างไม่ลังเล
çabucakhazır bir şekildeisteyerekkolaycaseverek
sẵn sàng

readily

[ˈredɪlɪ] ADV
1. (= willingly) [accept, admit] → de buena gana
he had readily agreed to do the jobhabía accedido de buena gana a hacer el trabajo
2. (= easily) [accessible] → fácilmente
they are readily availablese pueden adquirir fácilmente
I could readily understand her anxietyentendía perfectamente su ansiedad
her confusion was readily apparent (frm) → se advertía su confusión de inmediato

readily

[ˈrɛdɪli] adv
(= willingly) → volontiers
She readily agreed → Elle a accepté volontiers.
(= easily) → facilement
to be readily available → être facilement disponible

readily

advbereitwillig; (= easily)leicht; readily to handgriffbereit; readily availableleicht erhältlich; readily accessibleleicht zugänglich; readily apparentoffensichtlich, leicht ersichtlich

readily

[ˈrɛdɪlɪ] adv (quickly) → prontamente; (willingly) → volentieri; (easily) → con facilità, facilmente

ready

(ˈredi) adjective
1. (negative unready) prepared; able to be used etc immediately or when needed; able to do (something) immediately or when necessary. I've packed our cases, so we're ready to leave; Is tea ready yet?; Your coat has been cleaned and is ready (to be collected).
2. (negative unready) willing. I'm always ready to help.
3. quick. You're too ready to find faults in other people; He always has a ready answer.
4. likely, about (to do something). My head feels as if it's ready to burst.
ˈreadiness noun
ˈreadily adverb
1. willingly. I'd readily help you.
2. without difficulty. I can readily answer all your questions.
ready cash
ready money.
ˌready-ˈmade adjective
(especially of clothes) made in standard sizes, and for sale to anyone who wishes to buy, rather than being made for one particular person. a ready-made suit.
ready money
coins and banknotes. I want to be paid in ready money, not by cheque.
ˌready-to-ˈwear adjective
(of clothes) ready-made.
in readiness
ready. I want everything in readiness for his arrival.

readily

عَلَى اِسْتِعْداد ochotně beredvilligt bereitwillig πρόθυμα prontamente helposti facilement spremno volentieri すぐに 즉시 graag villig chętnie prontamente охотно beredvillig อย่างไม่ลังเล hazır bir şekilde sẵn sàng 乐意地
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