• WordNet 3.6
    • adv expeditiously with efficiency; in an efficient manner "he functions efficiently"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • expeditiously In an expeditious manner; speedily; with celerity or despatch.
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In literature:

This was achieved in an expeditious though somewhat violent manner.
"The 28th: A Record of War Service in the Australian Imperial Force, 1915-19, Vol. I" by Herbert Brayley Collett
Some more expeditious mode of attack must be devised.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
Our voyage proved safer and more expeditious than is usual at this season.
"A New Voyage Round the World, in the years 1823, 24, 25, and 26, Vol. 2" by Otto von Kotzebue
But for once Frances was the more expeditious of the two.
"Robin Redbreast" by Mary Louisa Molesworth
But more expeditious still was Germany in 1870.
"South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 2 (of 6)" by Louis Creswicke
To-night the sun had withdrawn himself modestly and expeditiously, and the clear, cold face of the sky had an ominous look.
"The Huntress" by Hulbert Footner
So sudden and unexpected was the onslaught that there was but one thing for Jim to do, and he did it, expeditiously and accurately.
"Jim Spurling, Fisherman" by Albert Walter Tolman
You will need to be expeditious.
"A Cousin's Conspiracy" by Horatio Alger
The process, however, is much more expeditious if the combustion be performed in pure oxygen gas.
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
Upon this the Admiral made the signal for all the transports to return as expeditiously as possible to New York, where he disembarked.
"Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez. Vol II" by Sir John Ross

In poetry:

This we learned from famous men
Teaching in our borders,
Who declared it was best,
Safest, easiest, and best—
Expeditious, wise, and best—
To obey your orders.
"A School Song" by Rudyard Kipling

In news:

(OTCBB: CHMR) announced today that its new Chairman and CEO, Baldemar Rios, has recommended that the Company immediately determine the most expeditious corporate action that would cause a change in the Company's CUSIP number.
Why Some Red-State Republicans Might Find it Expeditious to Vote Blue.
Last week, Germany's parliament acted expeditiously to squelch the attempt of a Cologne judge to ban circumcision.
We will ensure that the necessary assistance is provided as expeditiously as possible.
"It was his job to transfer the tapes in an expeditious manner between facilities, and that's all we're going to say at this point," SAIC spokesman Vernon Guidry said.
Mikhail Kalatozov is something of a manic filmmaker, not in the sense that he employs expeditious narrative device in his movies but rather in his pyretic, even paranoid, compositional emphasis.

In science:

Here it appears the situation is entirely reversed, with the case of central involutions being dispatched relatively expeditiously via the construction of two disjoint generic subsets.
Minimal connected simple groups of finite Morley rank with strongly embedded subgroups
It should be noted that some of the propositions and theorems that are included in these notes were developed before we knew exactly what would be absolutely necessary in order to accomplish our principal ob jectives most expeditiously.
Group structure of the solution manifold of the hyperbolic Ernst equation --- general study of the subject and detailed elaboration of mathematical proofs
Preliminary results obtained by RLSCSA are quite encouraging and it seems appropriate to make the technique accessible to the community expeditiously.
Random Lag Singular Cross-Spectrum Analysis
This goal requires that R&D resources be allocated for expeditious development of collider and experimental design.
Phases of QCD: Summary of the Rutgers Long Range Plan Town Meeting
Although we have calculated these for values up to n = 5, general formulas would allow us to determine higher values more expeditiously.
Properties of the poset of Dyck paths ordered by inclusion