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  Words related to quick

Related / Similar Words: agile, nimble, spry, warm, immediate, prompt, straightaway, speedy, flying, fast, ready, promptly, quickly

 

Definition:
  • any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail);
  • 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";
  • easily aroused or excited; "a quick temper"; "a warm temper";
  • performed with little or no delay; "an immediate reply to my letter"; "prompt obedience"; "was quick to respond"; "a straightaway denial";
  • 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";
  • hurried and brief; "paid a flying visit"; "took a flying glance at the book"; "a quick inspection"; "a fast visit";
  • apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity; "a quick mind"; "a ready wit";
  • with little or no delay; "the rescue squad arrived promptly"; "come here, quick!";

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    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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