quick - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
adjective 

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/kwɪk/
adjectivequick
comparativequicker
superlativequickest
  1. 1
    able to move fast or do something fast

    He’s surprisingly quick for such a big man.

    a quick worker

  2. 2
    done or happening in a short time

    He took a quick glance over his shoulder.

    in quick succession (=one after the other with little time between them):

    Three explosions were heard in quick succession.

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