Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. In an easy manner; with ease.
  • adv. Without question; certainly: easily the best play this season.
  • adv. In all likelihood; well: a mistake that could easily have ended in disaster.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. Comfortably, without discomfort or anxiety.
  • adv. Without difficulty.
  • adv. Absolutely, without question

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. With ease; without difficulty or much effort
  • adv. Without pain, anxiety, or disturbance.
  • adv. Readily; without reluctance; willingly.
  • adv. Smoothly; quietly; gently; gracefully; without �umult or discord.
  • adv. Without shaking or jolting; commodiously.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an easy manner; with ease; without difficulty, pain, labor, anxiety, etc.; smoothly; quietly; tranquilly: as, a task easily performed; an event easily foreseen; to pass life easily; the carriage moves easily.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. indicating high probability; in all likelihood
  • adv. with ease (`easy' is sometimes used informally for `easily')
  • adv. without question

Etymologies

easy +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

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