quick (Meaning)

Wordnet

quick (n)

any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail)

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quick (s)

accomplished rapidly and without delay

hurried and brief

moving quickly and lightly

apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity

performed with little or no delay

easily aroused or excited

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quick (r)

with little or no delay

Webster

quick (superl.)

Alive; living; animate; -- opposed to dead or inanimate.

Characterized by life or liveliness; animated; sprightly; agile; brisk; ready.

Speedy; hasty; swift; not slow; as, be quick.

Impatient; passionate; hasty; eager; eager; sharp; unceremonious; as, a quick temper.

Fresh; bracing; sharp; keen.

Sensitive; perceptive in a high degree; ready; as, a quick ear.

Pregnant; with child.

Webster

quick (adv.)

In a quick manner; quickly; promptly; rapidly; with haste; speedily; without delay; as, run quick; get back quick.

Webster

quick (n.)

That which is quick, or alive; a living animal or plant; especially, the hawthorn, or other plants used in making a living hedge.

The life; the mortal point; a vital part; a part susceptible of serious injury or keen feeling; the sensitive living flesh; the part of a finger or toe to which the nail is attached; the tender emotions; as, to cut a finger nail to the quick; to thrust a sword to the quick, to taunt one to the quick; -- used figuratively.

Quitch grass.

Webster

quick (v. t. & i.)

To revive; to quicken; to be or become alive.

quick Sentence Examples

  1. The runner darted toward the finish line with astonishing quickness.
  2. The teacher expected a quick response from the students during the pop quiz.
  3. The microwave offered a quick and convenient way to heat up leftovers.
  4. The doctor made a quick diagnosis after examining the patient.
  5. The firefighters responded with quick efficiency to extinguish the house fire.
  6. The cashier processed the customer's order with quick precision.
  7. The artist painted a quick sketch capturing the essence of the moment.
  8. The sales representative presented a quick and persuasive pitch.
  9. The grocery store had a quick and efficient check-out system.
  10. My fingers danced across the keyboard with quick and effortless typing.

FAQs About the word quick

any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail), accomplished rapidly and without delay, hur

expeditious, ready, immediate, willing, rapid,swift, prompt, fast, brisk, responsive

slow, creeping, sluggish, leisurely, lazy, unresponsive, dragging, unhurried, dragging, unresponsive

The runner darted toward the finish line with astonishing quickness.

The teacher expected a quick response from the students during the pop quiz.

The microwave offered a quick and convenient way to heat up leftovers.

The doctor made a quick diagnosis after examining the patient.