1. 1〔すぐさま〕immediately, instantly
    • 私が門をあけると犬がすかさず飛び出してきた
    • When I opened the gate, the dog rushed out immediately [at once].
  1. 2〔機会を逃さず〕
    • 彼がやさしい言葉をかけると彼女はすかさず金をねだった
    • When he spoke to her kindly, she lost no time in trying to wheedle money out of him.
    • 彼の言葉じりをとらえてすかさず質問した
    • I jumped on what he said and put a question to him.