rapidly meaning


    Definition of rapidly in English Dictionary

  • AdverbCOMmore rapidlySUPmost rapidlySUF-ly
    1. With speed; in a rapid manner.
      1. She packed her case rapidly and hurried out. ‎
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The tissues were rapidly homogenized using a polytron, and 800 ¼L of 1% Triton X-100 was then added.
      • Hilborn and Walters [80 ] developed the idea of hyperdepletion as a mechanism that would explain why catch rates decline more rapidly than fish abundance.
      • First, these results demonstrate that the prototype method can be rapidly applied to construct an efficient phagosensor to detect Salmonella enterica Typhimurium.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • Rapidly proliferating thyrocytes are likely more vulnerable to mutagens such as radiation, chemical carcinogens and oxidative stress, and may accumulate a higher number of genetic alterations.
    3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • For example, kalicludin 1-3 from A. sulcata binds competitively to Kv1.2 channels to paralyse the prey rapidly.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adverbs
      • Morphemes
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -ly

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en rabidly
      2. en vapidly
      3. en rapidity
      4. en acidly
      5. en raptly
      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of rapidly for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "rapidly" is an adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
      Difficultness: Level 1
      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 4
      Definite    ➨     Versatile