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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “quick”

quick

adjective     /kwɪk/
happening or done with great speed, or lasting only a short time
快的,迅速的;短暫的
It's a quick journey.
這次行程很短。
I had a quick coffee and left the house.
我匆忙喝完咖啡,就離開了家。
I only had time for a quick glance at the paper this morning.
今天早上我的時間很趕只能稍為看一下報紙。
He scored three goals in quick succession (= happening one after the other in a short time).
他在短時間內連進三球。
Could I have a quick word (= speak to you for a short time)?
我可以簡短地跟您說幾句話嗎?
Quick as lightning (= very quickly), he snatched the book and ran out of the room.
他閃電般奪走了書,飛快地跑出房間。
Short in timeTemporaryFast and rapidShort in time
be quick to do sth to do something immediately
立即做…,馬上做…
She was quick to point out that it wasn't her fault.
她立刻指出那不是她的錯。
Hurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and active
describes someone who is clever and understands or notices things quickly
反應快的;敏捷的
She was quick at understanding what we wanted her to do.
她馬上領會到我們要她做甚麼。
He has a quick mind.
他的思維敏捷。
Glyn's quick thinking (= ability to solve problems with speed) averted what could have been a disaster.
格林的反應靈敏,避免了原本可能出現的災難。
→ See also quick-wittedIntelligencePerceptive
a quick study US informal someone who is able to learn things quickly
學得快的人
He's a quick study and easily grasps all the details of a discussion.
他學東西很快,討論的每一個細節都能輕鬆掌握。
Knowing and learningIntelligent people
(Definition of quick adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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