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Significado de “quick” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "quick" - Diccionario Inglés

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quickadjective

uk   /kwɪk/  us   /kwɪk/
A2 happening or done with ​greatspeed, or ​lasting only a ​shorttime: It's a quick ​journey. I had a quick ​coffee and ​left the ​house. I only had ​time for a quick ​glance at the ​paper this ​morning. He ​scored three ​goals in quick succession (= one after the other in a ​shorttime). Could I have a quick word (= ​speak to you for a ​shorttime)? Quick as ​lightning (= very ​quickly), he ​snatched the ​book and ​ran out of the ​room.
A1 doing something ​fast: I ​tried to ​catch him but he was too quick for me.
be quick to do sth
to do something ​fast, sometimes too ​fast: She was quick to ​point out that it wasn't her ​fault.
B1 used to ​describe someone who is ​clever and ​understands or ​notices things ​quickly: She was quick atunderstanding what we ​wanted her to do. He has a quick ​mind. Donna's quick thinking (= ​ability to ​solveproblems with ​speed)averted what could have been a ​disaster.
See also
a quick study US informal
someone who is ​able to ​learn things ​quickly: He's a quick ​study and ​easilygrasps all the ​details of a ​discussion.
quick and dirty
producedquickly and ​therefore not ​perfect: The ​originalsolution was ​admittedly quick and ​dirty. a quick and ​dirty way to ​evaluate an ​investment

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quickness
noun [U] /ˈkwɪk.nəs/  us /ˈkwɪk.nəs/
the quickness of his ​movements her quickness to ​understand

quickexclamation

uk   /kwɪk/  us   /kwɪk/

quickadverb

/kwɪk/ /kwɪk/  us /kwɪk/ NOT STANDARD

quicknoun [U]

uk   /kwɪk/  us   /kwɪk/
(Definition of quick from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "quick" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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quickadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /kwɪk/
done, ​happening, or ​movingfast; ​lasting only a ​shorttime: 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  us   /kwɪk/
not standard We ​bought it quick, before someone ​else could.
quick
exclamation  us   /kwɪk/
Quick! Close the ​door before the ​dog gets out!
quickly
adverb  us   /ˈkwɪk·li/
Emergency ​workers were on the ​scene quickly.
quickness
noun [U]  us   /ˈkwɪk·nəs/
She moves with quickness, ​balance, and ​grace.
(Definition of quick from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “quick”
en coreano 빠른…
en árabe سَريع…
in Malaysian cepat…
en francés rapide…
en ruso быстрый, короткий…
en chino (tradicionál) 快的,迅速的, 短暫的, 反應快的…
en italiano rapido, veloce…
en turco çabuk, hızlı, hemen yapılan…
en polaco szybki…
en español rápido…
in Vietnamese mau chóng, nhanh, giỏi…
en portugués rápido…
in Thai รวดเร็ว, ที่ว่องไว, ฉับไว…
en alemán schnell…
en catalán ràpid…
en japonés 速い, 迅速な…
en chino (simplificado) 快的,迅速的, 短暂的, 反应快的…
in Indonesian cepat…
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