Focus on the pronunciation of quick
› 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
/kwɪk/ adv › not standard We bought it quick, before someone else could. quick
/kwɪk/ exclamation › Quick! Close the door before the dog gets out! quickly
/ˈkwɪk·li/ adv › Emergency workers were on the scene quickly. quickness
/ˈkwɪk·nəs/ n [U] › She moves with quickness, balance, and grace.