Synonyms of 'lightly'
2 gentlyDictionary, softly, slightly
He kissed her lightly on the mouth.
3 carelesslyDictionary, indifferently, breezily
'Once a detective always a detective,' he said lightly.
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If you do something gingerly, you do it in a careful manner, usually because you expect it to be dangerous, unpleasant, or painful.
I drove gingerly past the security check points.
You also use readily to say that something can be done or obtained quickly and easily. For example, if you say that something can be readily understood, you mean that people can understand it quickly and easily.
I don't readily make friends.
Thesaurus for lightly from the Collins English Thesaurus
with little weight, pressure, or motion; gently