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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • 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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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Quick'

  • Quick: Quick may refer to: Quick, British Columbia, a train station and hamlet 29 km south of Smithers, British Columbia, Canada Quick, West Virginia, an unincorporated
  • Etixx–Quick-Step: "Quick Step" redirects here. For the dance, see Quickstep. Etixx–Quick-Step (UCI Team Code: EQS) is a Belgian UCI World Tour cycling team led by team
  • NSU Quick 50: The frame of the Quick 50 was developed from the frame previously used in the NSU Quickly TT. The engine differed from the Quickly engine in stroke,
  • Quick-firing gun: A quick-firing gun (in U.S. parlance, 'rapid-firing') is an artillery piece, typically a gun or howitzer, which has several characteristics which taken
  • Quick '20: K. Voetbal Vereniging Quick 1920, known as Quick '20 is a football club from Oldenzaal, the Netherlands. The club was founded in 1920 and is currently
  • The Quick and the Dead: The Quick and the Dead may refer to: The quick and the dead (idiom), a phrase originating in the Christian Bible and popularized by the Apostles' Creed
  • Thomas Quick: Thomas Quick may refer to: William Thomas Quick (born 1946), an American conservative blogger, novelist and ghostwriter Thomas Rory Quick, apprentice pharmacist
  • List of quick breads: This is a list of quick breads. Quick bread is any bread leavened with some leavening agents other than yeast or eggs. Preparing a quick bread generally
  • Bob Quick: Bob Quick is the name of: Bob Quick (basketball) (born 1946), American basketball player Bob Quick (police officer), British police officer Robert Hebert
  • Quick, West Virginia: center. Quick most likely was named after the local Quick family. Some members of the Quick family are buried at Quick Community Cemetery. Quick Road was

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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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