Found 4 items, similar to QUICK.
English → Indonesian
English → Indonesian
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English → English
adj 1: accomplished rapidly and without delay; “was quick to make
; “his quick reaction prevented an accident”
“hoped for a speedy resolution of the problem”
; “he has a right to a speedy trial”
2: hurried and brief; “paid a flying visit”
; “took a flying
glance at the book”
; “a quick inspection”
; “a fast visit”
3: 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”
4: apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity; “a
; “a ready wit”
5: performed with little or no delay; “an immediate reply to my
; “prompt obedience”
; “was quick to respond”
6: easily aroused or excited; “a quick temper”
; “a warm temper”
n : any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as
the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail)
adv : with little or no delay; “the rescue squad arrived
; “come here, quick!”
English → English
, a. [Compar. Quicker
; superl. Quickest
cwic, cwicu, cwucu, cucu, living; akin to OS. quik, D. kwik,
OHG. quec, chec, G. keck bold, lively, Icel. kvikr living,
Goth. qius, Lith. q[=y]vas, Russ. zhivoi, L. vivus living,
vivere to live, Gr. bi`os life, Skr. j[=i]va living, j[=i]v
to live. Cf. Biography
, Quitch grass
1. Alive; living; animate; -- opposed to dead
Not fully quyke, ne fully dead they were. --Chaucer.
The Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the quick and
the dead at his appearing and his kingdom. --2 Tim.
Man is no star, but a quick coal
Of mortal fire. -- Herbert.
Note: In this sense the word is nearly obsolete, except in
some compounds, or in particular phrases.
2. Characterized by life or liveliness; animated; sprightly;
agile; brisk; ready. “ A quick wit.”
3. Speedy; hasty; swift; not slow; as, be quick.
Oft he her his charge of quick return
4. Impatient; passionate; hasty; eager; eager; sharp;
unceremonious; as, a quick temper.
The bishop was somewhat quick with them, and
signified that he was much offended. -- Latimer.
5. Fresh; bracing; sharp; keen.
The air is quick there,
And it pierces and sharpens the stomach. -- Shak.
6. Sensitive; perceptive in a high degree; ready; as, a quick
ear. “To have an open ear, a quick eye.”
They say that women are so quick. --Tennyson.
7. Pregnant; with child. --Shak.
. (Bot.) See Quitch grass
. See under Match
(Mining), a vein of ore which is productive, not
, vinegar made by allowing a weak solution of
alcohol to trickle slowly over shavings or other porous
, quicksilver water.
Quick with child
, pregnant with a living child.
Syn: Speedy; expeditious; swift; rapid; hasty; prompt; ready;
active; brisk; nimble; fleet; alert; agile; lively;
, v. t. & i. [See Quicken
To revive; to quicken; to be or become alive. [Obs.]
In a quick manner; quickly; promptly; rapidly; with haste;
speedily; without delay; as, run quick; get back quick.
If we consider how very quick the actions of the mind
are performed. -- Locke.
1. That which is quick, or alive; a living animal or plant;
especially, the hawthorn, or other plants used in making a
The works . . . are curiously hedged with quick.
2. 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.
This test nippeth, . . . this toucheth the quick.
How feebly and unlike themselves they reason when
they come to the quick of the difference ! --Fuller.
3. (Bot.) Quitch grass. --Tennyson.