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speedy

adjective uk   us   /ˈspiː.di/
quick: He's a very speedy worker. We need to take speedy action/make a speedy decision. Everyone is hoping for a speedy end to the conflict (= hoping that an end to it will happen quickly). We wished her a speedy recovery from her illness (= that she would get better quickly).
speedily
adverb uk   us   /-dɪ.li/
The problem was speedily solved.
speediness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
Translations of “speedy”
in Korean 빠른…
in Arabic سَريع…
in Portuguese pronto, rápido, veloz…
in Catalan veloç, ràpid…
in Japanese 迅速な, すばやい…
in Italian rapido, veloce…
in Chinese (Traditional) 快速的,迅速的…
in Russian быстрый, поспешный…
in Turkish hızlı, süratli, çabuk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 快速的,迅速的…
in Polish szybki…
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