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  Definition of quick
  1. any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail)
  2. moving quickly and lightly; "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"
  3. easily aroused or excited; "a quick temper"; "a warm temper"
  4. performed with little or no delay; "an immediate reply to my letter"; "prompt obedience"; "was quick to respond"; "a straightaway denial"
  5. accomplished rapidly and without delay; "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"
  6. hurried and brief; "paid a flying visit"; "took a flying glance at the book"; "a quick inspection"; "a fast visit"
  7. apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity; "a quick mind"; "a ready wit"
  8. with little or no delay; "the rescue squad arrived promptly"; "come here, quick!"
Similar Words: agile, nimble, spry, warm, immediate, prompt, straightaway, speedy, flying, fast, ready, promptly, quickly

 

Pertainyms: speedy, prompt

 

Language Translations:
Chinese:   Dutch: snel  
Finnish: nopea   French: rapide  
German: schnell   Hungarian: gyors  
Icelandic: fljótur   Italian: rapido  
Japanese: 速い   Korean: 빠른  
Norwegian: rask   Portuguese: rápido  
Russian: быстрый   Spanish: rápido  
Swedish: snabb  
 
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