Antonyms
Etymology

1. easily

adverb. ['ˈiːzəli'] with ease (easy' is sometimes used informally foreasily').

Antonyms

  • hard

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • easy (English)
  • esy (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Easily

  • abnormally
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  • accidentally
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  • actually
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  • additionally
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  • agriculturally
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  • anecdotally
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  • angrily
  • annually
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  • architecturally
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How to spell easily? Is it easly? Or easitly? Common misspellings are:

  • easly
  • easitly

Example sentences of the word easily


1. Adverb
The shrimp shell is very thin and will come off easily.

Quotes containing the word easily


1. Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
- Aristotle

2. Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.
- Anonymous, Holy Bible: New International Version

3. An investment said to have an 80% chance of success sounds far more attractive than one with a 20% chance of failure. The mind can't easily recognize that they are the same.
- Daniel Kahneman

2. easily

adverb. ['ˈiːzəli'] indicating high probability; in all likelihood.

Antonyms

  • difficulty

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • easy (English)
  • esy (Middle English (1100-1500))
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