adj.(of distance) shortest; nearest
Which is the nearest way to the company?
I walked to the nearest street.
I want to go to the nearest supermarket.
n.recently; lately; of late
I went to Beijing recently.
I've been very busy recently.
How is it going recently?
adv.in the near future; soon; in the next few days
She has been studying hard in the last few days.
He is going abroad soon.
I have recently acquired a taste for fish.
Many new films will be released soon.