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quicker, comparative; quickest, superlative;
  1. Moving fast or doing something in a short time
    • - some children are particularly quick learners
    • - I was much quicker than he was and held him at bay for several laps
    • - he was always quick to point out her faults
  2. Lasting or taking a short time
    • - she took a quick look through the drawers
    • - we went to the pub for a quick drink
  3. Happening with little or no delay: prompt
    • - children like to see quick results from their efforts
  4. (of a person) Prompt to understand, think, or learn; intelligent
    • - it was quick of him to spot the mistake
  5. (of a person's eye or ear) Keenly perceptive; alert

  6. (of a person's temper) Easily roused

  1. The soft, tender flesh below the growing part of a fingernail or toenail

  2. The central or most sensitive part of someone or something

  3. Those who are living
    • - the quick and the dead
  1. At a fast rate; quickly
    • - he'll find some place where he can make money quicker
    • - Get out, quick!

  1. accomplished rapidly and without delay; "was quick to make friends"; "his quick reaction prevented an accident"; "hoped for a speedy resolution of the problem"; "a speedy recovery"; "he has a right to a speedy trial"
  2. any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail)
  3. promptly: with little or no delay; "the rescue squad arrived promptly"; "come here, quick!"
  4. flying: hurried and brief; "paid a flying visit"; "took a flying glance at the book"; "a quick inspection"; "a fast visit"
  5. agile: moving quickly and lightly; "sleek and agile as a gymnast"; "as nimble as a deer"; "nimble fingers"; "quick of foot"; "the old dog was so spry it was halfway up the stairs before we could stop it"
  6. apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity; "a quick mind"; "a ready wit"
  7. Quick is an independently released album by Far.
  8. The Quick was an American automobile produced from 1899 to 1900. Although in most ways a conventional car, it is memorable for being the first American car to use an overhead camshaft production unit. ...
  9. Quick is a hip hop dance group. The group started 2007 and has six members. The crew won the second series of Norway's Got Talent show Norske Talenter.
  10. Quick is a Dallas-Fort Worth area free weekly newspaper. As the name implies, it is delivered in a quick-to-read format: a tabloid ranging in page count from 20 to 40. ...
  11. Quick is a Belgian and French chain of hamburger fast food restaurants. It is one of Europe's largest restaurants chains and the only European fast food restaurant brand operating on such an international scale. Since the 2000's, its worldwide expansion is accelerating. ...
  12. Quick is a Dutch manufacturer of sportswear. In 1905, Quick was founded in Hengelo, Gelderland, and started the production of athletic shoes for many sports. Quick provided the official running shoes for the Olympic Games of 1928 in Amsterdam. ...
  13. raw or sensitive flesh, especially that underneath finger and toe nails; Moving with speed, rapidity or swiftness, or capable of doing so; rapid; fast; Occurring in a short time; happening or done rapidly; Lively, fast-thinking, witty, intelligent; Mentally agile, alert, perceptive; Of temper: ...
  14. (Quicking) Electrodeposition of mercury on a surface before regular plating.
  15. (Quickness) How fast does the ski react to direction change? (not exactly the same as rebound, but good rebound usually means good quickness). Especially, how fast does the ski roll up on edge?
  16. (Quickness) The ability of a skater to rapidly complete a movement, such as a crossover recovery or stride.
  17. (Quickness) represents a character s motor reflexes, balance, metabolism, running speed, flexibility and coordination. A character with low Quickness might be a trid potato, have an inner ear disturbance, or might simply have a tendency to freeze up in an emergency situation. ...
  18. (Quicks) A slang term used to describe how quick a player is, as in "Rich has average quicks."
  19. A player approaching the setter for a quick inside hit.
  20. A step or weight change that takes one beat of music
  21. Correct spelling of a word that many US gasoline brands appear to have problems with as in Kwik Fill, Kwik Trip, Quiktrip, Quik Start, Qik'N'Ezy. Kwick Farms (a New Jersey C-store chain) is particularly objectionable. At least Quick Stop (The Pantry) gets it right...
  22. Quick is the electronic purse of Europay Austria. You can load these up at any teller machine or SB terminal and then subsequently use them for cashless payments – without code or signature.
  23. A quick step (q) takes 1/2 the time of a slow step (S). Each “quick” step gets 1 count of music. Quicks are generally danced in pairs.
  24. A sawmill owner in The Hamlet. Evidence in the novel suggests he may be Lon Quick, but Ben Quick (who also appears in The Hamlet) is elsewhere described as a sawmill owner.
  25. customizable, personalizable online product that delivers high-end business information to select customers