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fast

adjective
 
 
/fɑːst/
QUICK A1 moving, happening, or doing something quickly: fast cars a fast swimmer Computers are getting faster all the time.Fast and rapidShort in time
TIME [never before noun] If a clock or watch is fast, it shows a time that is later than the correct time: My watch is five minutes fast. →  See also a fast track (to sth) Watches and clocks
Translations of “fast”
in Korean 빠른…
in Arabic سَريع…
in French rapide, en avance…
in Turkish hızlı, süratli, çabuk…
in Italian veloce…
in Chinese (Traditional) 快的, 迅速的, 敏捷的…
in Russian быстрый, спешащий (о часах)…
in Polish szybki, ≈ spieszyć się…
in Spanish rápido, adelantado…
in Portuguese veloz, rápido…
in German schnell, vorgehen…
in Catalan ràpid, veloç…
in Japanese 速い…
in Chinese (Simplified) 快的, 迅速的, 敏捷的…
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