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Spanish translation of “quick”

quick

adjective /kwik/
done, said, finished etc in a short time
rápido
a quick trip into town.
moving, or able to move, with speed
rápido
He’s a very quick walker I made a grab at the dog, but it was too quick for me.
doing something, able to do something, or done, without delay; prompt; lively
rápido
He is always quick to help a quick answer He’s very quick at arithmetic.
quickly adverb
de prisa, rápido, rápidamente
He quickly got dressed.
quicken verb to make or become quicker
acelerar, aligerar
He quickened his pace.
quickness noun
rapidez
quicklime noun lime which has not been mixed with water.
cal viva
quicksands noun plural (an area of) loose, wet sand that sucks in anyone or anything that stands on it.
arenas movedizas
quicksilver noun (old-fashioned) mercury.
mercurio
quick-tempered adjective easily made angry
de genio vivo
She has a reputation for being rather quick-tempered.
quick-witted adjective thinking very quickly
vivo, agudo, perspicaz
You have to be quick-witted enough to talk yourself out of a difficult situation.
quick-wittedly adverb
con agudeza/perspicacia
quick-wittedness noun
agudeza, perspicacia
(Definition of quick from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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