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Part of speech: Adjective

Rapid; swift; as, quick in action; nimble; as, quick on one's feet; alert; ready; as, a quick eye; quick wit; easily excited; hasty; as, a quick temper; sensitive; having life.

Part of speech: Adverb

With haste; rapidly.

Part of speech: Noun

The living flesh; as, the quick under the nail of a finger or toe; the feelings; as, she was hurt to the quick; a hedge of growing shrubs.

Part of speech: Adverb


Part of speech: Noun


Usage examples "quick":
  • Come, be quick and make way for us." - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
  • Clear out of here- quick!" - "The Rustler of Wind River", G. W. Ogden.
  • Quick, before it is too late. - "The Man with a Shadow", George Manville Fenn.