what is difference between cursorily and quickly
cursory + -ly
cursorily (comparative more cursorily, superlative most cursorily)
- In a cursory manner.
From Middle English quickly, quikliche, quicliche, cwikliche, cwickliche, from Old English cwiculīċe, equivalent to quick + -ly.
- IPA(key): /ˈkwɪkli/
quickly (comparative more quickly, superlative most quickly)
- Rapidly; with speed; fast.
- Very soon.
- If we go this way, we’ll get there quickly.
- Although the comparative (quicklier) and superlative (quickliest) one-word forms exist and are and have been in limited use, the two-word forms (more quickly and most quickly) are much more common.
- quick (adjective and adverb)