Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “fast”

fast

adjective /faːst/
quick-moving
rápido
a fast car.
quick
rápido
a fast worker.
(of a clock, watch etc) showing a time in advance of the correct time
adelantado
My watch is five minutes fast.
fastness noun
rapidez
fast food noun food that can be quickly prepared, eg hamburgers etc
comida rápida
(also adjective) a fast food restaurant.
fast-forward verb to make a tape or video move quickly forwards without playing it
adelanto rápido
I just need to fast-forward the tape to the right place.
to move quickly forwards to a later point in a story
adelantar de forma ràpida
The film then fast-forwards from the 19th century to the present day.
fast lane noun the outer lane of a big road, such as a motorway or interstate, where people drive fastest
línea rápida, ascenso meteórico
(Definition of fast from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “fast” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

look on the bright side

to find good things in a bad situation

Word of the Day

The language of work

by Kate Woodford,
October 15, 2014
Most of us talk about our jobs. We tell our family and friends interesting or funny things that have happened in the workplace (=room where we do our job), we describe – and sometimes complain about – our bosses and colleagues and when we meet someone for the first time, we tell

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More