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  • 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!"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail)

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  • Quick: Quick may refer to: Places : Quick, British Columbia , a train station and hamlet 29 km south of Smithers, British Columbia , Canada ...
  • Jonathan Quick: Jonathan Douglas Quick (born January 21, 1986) is an American professional ice hockey goaltender for the Los Angeles Kings of the ...
  • Quick (restaurant): Quick Restaurants NV/Quick Restaurants SA is a Belgian chain of hamburger fast food restaurant s headquartered in Berchem , Antwerp , ...
  • Quick 1888: Quick 1888 (also referred to as Quick Nijmegen) is an amateur sporting club from Nijmegen , Netherlands . It was founded in 1888 as a ...
  • Quick (2011 film): Quick (퀵 | Qwik) is a 2011 South Korea n contemporary action comedy film Plot: Seoul , 2004. A group of bikers are joy-riding through the ...
  • Quick (newspaper): Quick is a defunct Dallas -Fort Worth area free weekly newspaper published from 2003 to 2011. was delivered in a quick-to-read format: a ...
  • Quick (sportswear): Quick is a Dutch manufacturer of sportswear . In 1905, Quick was founded in Hengelo, Gelderland , and started the production of athletic ...
  • USS Quick (DD-490): USS Quick (DD-490/DMS-32), a Gleaves-class destroyer , was the only ship of the United States Navy to be named for Sergeant Major John ...

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* Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit. - Aristotle

* To a quick question, give a slow answer. - Italian Proverb

* We are quick to flare up, we races of men on the earth. - Homer


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