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quick

adjective [-er/-est only]  /kwɪk/ us  
done, happening, or moving fast; lasting only a short time: She cast a quick glance in the mirror. You’re back already – that was quick! He made a quick profit. [+ to infinitive] John was quick to point out the error.
quick
adverb  /kwɪk/ us  
not standard We bought it quick, before someone else could.
quick
exclamation  /kwɪk/ us  
Quick! Close the door before the dog gets out!
quickly
adverb  /ˈkwɪk·li/ us  
Emergency workers were on the scene quickly.
quickness
noun [U]  /ˈkwɪk·nəs/ us  
She moves with quickness, balance, and grace.
Translations of “quick”
in Korean 빠른…
in Arabic سَريع…
in French rapide…
in Turkish çabuk, hızlı, hemen yapılan…
in Italian rapido, veloce…
in Chinese (Traditional) 快的,迅速的, 短暫的, 反應快的…
in Russian быстрый, короткий…
in Polish szybki…
in Spanish rápido…
in Portuguese rápido…
in German schnell…
in Catalan ràpid…
in Japanese 速い, 迅速な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 快的,迅速的, 短暂的, 反应快的…
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