lightly[ lahyt-lee ]SEE DEFINITION OF lightly
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LIGHTLY
The moral customs of their countries were possibly held by them lightly.
She had kissed him lightly on the cheek before he knew what she intended to do.
But daddy's attentions were for few, and not to be lightly received.
Yates caught up a handful of sand, and flung it lightly against the pane.
"Been rolling that to the top of the mountain," he said lightly.
"Friends of mine," said Linda lightly as she stepped from the car.
She did as I asked, touching me lightly with her little cool hand.
"It's but what might have been looked for," he said, lightly, in answer to some sad words of my patron's.
Public confidence, which had been too lightly raised, first wavered, then collapsed.
It is a subject, he says, that he has not of late treated so lightly.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LIGHTLY
- at once
- at the drop of a hat
- hands down
- in a jiffy
- in no time
- no sweat
- nothing to it
- piece of cake
- quick as a wink
- right away
- slick as whistle
- straight away
- without delay
- without demur
- without difficulty
- without hesitation