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Quick Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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: In the United States Quick, Nebraska, an unincorporated community Quick, West Virginia, an unincorporated community Quick (restaurant)
  • QUICK: QUICK Corp. (株式会社QUICK?) is a financial market information vendor headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. It was founded in 1971 as Quotation Information Center
  • Quick-Step Floors: "Quick Step" redirects here. For the dance, see Quickstep. Quick-Step Floors (UCI Team Code: EQS) is a Belgian UCI World Tour cycling team led by team
  • Quick (restaurant): Quick Restaurants is an originally Belgian chain of hamburger fast food restaurants based in Bobigny, Seine-Saint-Denis, France. Founded in 1971 by veteran
  • Intel Quick Sync Video: Intel Quick Sync Video is Intel's brand for its dedicated video encoding and decoding hardware core. Quick Sync was introduced with the Sandy Bridge CPU
  • Quick Kill: shooting. Quick Kill is an active protection system (APS) designed to destroy incoming anti-tank missiles, rockets, and grenades. The Quick Kill system
  • Quick Look: Quick Look is a quick preview feature developed by Apple Inc. which was introduced in its operating system Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard. The feature was announced
  • Quick bread: Quick bread is any bread leavened with leavening agents other than yeast or eggs. An advantage of quick breads is their ability to be prepared quickly
  • List of quick-change acts: "Quick-change artist" redirects here. For the confidence trick, see List of confidence tricks § quick-change artist. Quick-change is a performance style
  • Games Done Quick: Games Done Quick is a semiannual video game speedrun charity marathon held in the United States, originally organized by the Speed Demos Archive and Speedruns

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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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