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hand·i·ly

 (hăn′dĭ-lē, -dl-ē)
adv.
1. In an easy manner.
2. In a convenient manner.

handily

(ˈhændɪlɪ)
adv
1. in a handy way or manner
2. conveniently or suitably: handily nearby.
3. US and Canadian easily: the horse won handily.

hand•i•ly

(ˈhæn dɪ li, -dl i)

adv.
1. in a handy manner; dexterously.
2. easily: to win handily.
3. conveniently; accessibly.
[1605–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.handily - in a convenient manner; "the switch was conveniently located"
2.handily - with no difficulty; "she beat him handily"

handily

adverb
1. conveniently, readily, suitably, helpfully, advantageously, accessibly He was handily placed to slip the ball home at the far post.
2. skilfully, expertly, cleverly, deftly, adroitly, capably, proficiently, dexterously In the November election Nixon won handily.
Translations

handily

[ˈhændɪlɪ] ADV
1. (= conveniently) [positioned, situated] → convenientemente, cómodamente
2. (= dexterously) → con habilidad, con destreza
3. (US) (= easily) [win] → fácilmente

handily

adv
situatedgünstig
(US: = easily) winmit Leichtigkeit
References in classic literature ?
I believe, myself, that they've seen such a knife, for Angelo pictured it out with his pencil too swiftly and handily for him to have been inventing it, and of course I can't swear that they've never had it; but this I'll go bail for--if they had it when they came to this town, they've got it yet.
A light land breeze was blowing, and the ship had been worked through the harbor's mouth under scant sail, but now that they had cleared the point every available shred of canvas was being spread that she might stand out to sea as handily as possible.
He evidently had, for he was soon back with a funny little work-bag, out of which he produced a thimble without a top; and, having threaded his needle, he proceeded to sew on the buttons so handily that Rose was much impressed and amused.
I took the tiller, and Charley sat down on a thwart amidships, placing his revolver handily beside him.
But to let them see how nature made artificers at first, I carried the carpenters to see Will Atkins' basket-house, as I called it; and they both owned they never saw an instance of such natural ingenuity before, nor anything so regular and so handily built, at least of its kind; and one of them, when he saw it, after musing a good while, turning about to me, "I am sure," says he, "that man has no need of us; you need do nothing but give him tools.
I'm jest a runnin' over our business, to see if we can take up this yer handily.
But my good luck began now to leave me; for this raft was so unwieldy, and so overladen, that, after I had entered the little cove where I had landed the rest of my goods, not being able to guide it so handily as I did the other, it overset, and threw me and all my cargo into the water.
The work was done handily and cheaply by the labor-saving plan of hitching a locomotive to a plough.
While world champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway handily beat Russian GM Aleksey Dreev, five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand of India got stunned by Canadian GM Anotno Kovalyov and needs to win their second game to forge a playoff.
Local outdoor wizard Gregorio "Gollo" Tellez brought his remarkable big-ball three-wall cutoff game indoors, handily taking down defending champ Mike Wells of Minnesota 21-7, 21-12 in the semis.
If you've been out a lot on Friday nights (good for you), this compilation show handily rounds up the series' best bits.
uk DESIGNED by Umbra, this smart moulded tissue box cover is shaped like a house with the tissues handily dispensed from a chimney.