rapidly Definition

at a fast speed; quickly.

Using rapidly: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "rapidly" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The car was moving rapidly down the highway.

  • Example

    The company is rapidly expanding its operations.

  • Example

    She spoke rapidly in a low voice.

rapidly Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for rapidly


Summary: rapidly in Brief

The adverb 'rapidly' [ˈræpɪdli] means at a fast speed or quickly. It is often used to describe movement, growth, or speech, as in 'The car was moving rapidly down the highway.' 'Rapidly' can be used interchangeably with 'quickly,' 'swiftly,' and 'speedily.'

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