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adjective quick pronunciation in British English /kwɪk/ 
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adjectivequick
comparativequicker
superlativequickest
  1. 2
    done or happening in a short time

    He took a quick glance over his shoulder.

    a series of quick nervous movements

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

    Three explosions were heard in quick succession.

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