from The Century Dictionary.

  • Promptly; quickly; at once.


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  • yeply - Craftily; eagerly

    July 31, 2009

  • This word I like. From where does it come, peter_mit emordnilap?

    July 31, 2009

  • I found it in Mrs. Byrne's Dictionary. It is definitely medieval.

    Not much about it on the net although it is used in 'Sir Gawain and the Green Knight."

    Note: It can also mean briskly, quickly

    July 31, 2009