Definitions of rapidly

  1. with rapid movements; " he works quickly"

Usage examples for rapidly

  1. Now weigh only one hundred and twenty- five and going down rapidly. – Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective by Ellis Parker Butler
  2. Mappin did not move as he rapidly considered his course. – For the Allinson Honor by Harold Bindloss
  3. She spoke rapidly to Barbara. – Okewood of the Secret Service by Valentine Williams
  4. She rapidly drew the conclusion that: he had killed it, and had thrown it down here, and that he could not be far off. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  5. The man who was not in the fight carried the dead and wounded men to the little boat, and set out for camp as rapidly as possible. – A Soldier in the Philippines by Needom N. Freeman
  6. Perhaps, moving rapidly away from the Moon, it would be soon out of her shadow altogether. – All Around the Moon by Jules Verne
  7. They forgot where they were; they forgot us; they fired rapidly, round after round. – Private Peat by Harold R. Peat
  8. The inspector was writing rapidly. – The Crooked House by Brandon Fleming
  9. Rapidly a train of thought was started in Emilia, and she came to this conclusion, aloud: " Then I love nobody!" – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  10. I see you cannot, cried he, rapidly. – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  11. What I wanted to speak about, I went on rapidly, was our plans. – The Firefly Of France by Marion Polk Angellotti
  12. Aunt Victoria came rapidly to the side of the carriage and put out her arms. – The Bent Twig by Dorothy Canfield
  13. He was working rapidly now. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  14. A moment more and the carriage drove rapidly away. – Tempest and Sunshine by Mary J. Holmes
  15. Then more rapidly: " An' it's angry I've been, Mr. Crosby, an' 'tis like I've said more meself than I mean." – The Professor's Mystery by Wells Hastings Brian Hooker
  16. Robert Ferguson, making notes as rapidly as he could, smiled with satisfaction at the power of it all. – The Iron Woman by Margaret Deland
  17. Changes began to follow each other rapidly after he came into control of the house. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  18. The work went rapidly forward when Farnese was in the field. – History of the United Netherlands, 1586-89, Vol. II. Complete by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009
  19. Miss Cotton bent close to Mrs. Brinkley and whispered rapidly: " Alice found out Mr. Mavering wished it, and insisted on his having him. – April Hopes by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009