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    quick - Dictionary definition and meaning for word quick

    Definition
    (noun) any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail) Definition
    (adj) accomplished rapidly and without delay
    Synonyms : speedy
    Example Sentence
    • was quick to make friends
    • his quick reaction prevented an accident
    • hoped for a speedy resolution of the problem
    • a speedy recovery
    • he has a right to a speedy trial
    Definition
    (adj) hurried and brief
    Synonyms : fast , flying
    Example Sentence
    • paid a flying visit
    • took a flying glance at the book
    • a quick inspection
    • a fast visit
    Definition
    (adj) moving quickly and lightly
    Synonyms : agile , nimble , spry
    Example Sentence
    • sleek and agile as a gymnast
    • as nimble as a deer
    • nimble fingers
    • quick of foot
    • the old dog was so spry it was halfway up the stairs before we could stop it
    Definition
    (adj) apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity
    Synonyms : ready
    Example Sentence
    • a quick mind
    • a ready wit
    Definition
    (adj) performed with little or no delay
    Synonyms : immediate , prompt , straightaway
    Example Sentence
    • an immediate reply to my letter
    • a prompt reply
    • was quick to respond
    • a straightaway denial
    Definition
    (adj) easily aroused or excited
    Synonyms : warm
    Example Sentence
    • a quick temper
    • a warm temper
    Definition
    (adv) with little or no delay
    Synonyms : promptly , quickly
    Example Sentence
    • the rescue squad arrived promptly
    • come here, quick!
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