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Man is too quick at forming conclusions.
Edward E. Barnard

Meaning of "quick" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD QUICK

Old English cwicu living; related to Old Saxon quik, Old High German queck, Old Norse kvikr alive, Latin vīvus alive, Greek bios life.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF QUICK

quick  [kwɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUICK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Quick can act as a noun, an adjective, an adverb and an exclamation.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

Exclamation is an expression or voice that reflects an emotion or exaltation.

WHAT DOES QUICK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Quick

Quick may refer to: ▪ Quick, an American automobile ▪ Quick, an 1993 American film ▪ Quick, a 2011 South Korean film ▪ Quick, a defunct weekly tabloid spin-off of The Dallas Morning News in Texas ▪ Quick a Belgian fast-food restaurant chain similar to McDonald's ▪ Quick, a Dutch manufacturer of sportswear ▪ Quick clay, a unique form of highly sensitive marine clay ▪ Quick kick, a kick in American football and Canadian football ▪ Quick & Flupke, a comic book series by Hergé ▪ USS Quick, a US Navy ship during World War II ▪ Quick, an informal name for the hyponychium, a sensitive region of skin at the junction between the fingertip and the free edge of the nail ▪ Quizz for evaluation of Crew knowledge used on railway crew management in India for evaluation of crew knowledge ▪ Quick published 1948–1992 ▪ Colloquial term for a fast bowler in cricket...

Definition of quick in the English dictionary

The first definition of quick in the dictionary is performed or occurring during a comparatively short time. Other definition of quick is lasting a comparatively short time; brief. Quick is also accomplishing something in a time that is shorter than normal.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH QUICK


bailiwick
ˈbeɪlɪwɪk
Brunswick
ˈbrʌnzwɪk
candlewick
ˈkændəlˌwɪk
Chadwick
ˈtʃædwɪk
constablewick
ˈkʌnstəb əlˌwɪk
Herdwick
ˈhɜːdwɪk
inwick
ɪnˈwɪk
KWIC
kwɪk
Lerwick
ˈlɜːwɪk
outwick
ˌaʊtˈwɪk
overquick
ˌəʊvəˈkwɪk
pickwick
ˈpɪkˌwɪk
Prestwick
ˈprɛstwɪk
Ryswick
ˈrɪzwɪk
Sedgwick
ˈsɛdʒwɪk
wick
wɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUICK

quick assets
quick fire
quick fix
quick grass
quick march
quick money
quick on the uptake
quick one
quick response
quick thinking
quick time
quick trick
quick with child
quick-acting
quick-assembly furniture
quick-change artist
quick-drying
quick-firing
quick-freeze

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUICK

brick
chick
click
crick
cut someone to the quick
dick
do the trick
double-quick
Herrick
kick
klick
lick
nick
Patrick
pick
rick
sick
stick
thick
trick

Synonyms and antonyms of quick in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «QUICK»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «quick» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of quick

Translation of «quick» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUICK

Find out the translation of quick to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of quick from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «quick» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

快的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

rápido
570 millions of speakers

English

quick
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

त्वरित
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سَرِيع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

быстрый
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

rápido
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দ্রুত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

rapide
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Cepat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

schnell
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

素早い
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

빠른
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cepet
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nhanh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

விரைவான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

द्रुत
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hızlı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

veloce
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

szybki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

швидкий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

iute
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

γρήγορος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vinnige
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

snabb
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kvikk
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of quick

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUICK»

The term «quick» is very widely used and occupies the 1.283 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUICK» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «quick» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «quick» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about quick

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10 QUOTES WITH «QUICK»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word quick.
1
George Matthew Adams
Sailing a boat calls for quick action, a blending of feeling with the wind and water as well as with the very heart and soul of the boat itself. Sailing teaches alertness and courage, and gives in return a joyousness and peace that but few sports afford.
2
Leigh-Allyn Baker
I have a quick shout out to all the moms... I know it's hard, but try to love your body after baby.
3
Justin Baldoni
I had a very quick moment on 'Happy Endings.'
4
Edward E. Barnard
Man is too quick at forming conclusions.
5
James M. Barrie
Do you believe in fairies? Say quick that you believe. If you believe, clap your hands!
6
Michael Bay
There are many movies that have done it very badly. The studios have gone for quick profits and audiences are feeling angry. People aren't taking the time and spending the money to do it right. I am.
7
Timur Bekmambetov
Good fighters, they are so professional and quick, you can't see what's happening. It's very important: the fight is like a dialogue. Everybody has a line and an answer.
8
Rachel Bilson
My quick beauty tip is always have a tinted gloss of some kind to give you some color even if you have no makeup on.
9
Larry Bird
I wasn't real quick, and I wasn't real strong. Some guys will just take off and it's like, whoa. So I beat them with my mind and my fundamentals.
10
Michael Ian Black
The thing that I think is the most important is taking moments to express your appreciation to your partner. A thank you or a quick kiss can go a long way toward affirming your relationship and commitment to each other. That's not hard to do even when you're juggling insane careers and three kids.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUICK»

Discover the use of quick in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to quick and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Quick Arithmetic: A Self-Teaching Guide
Using cartoons and a clear writing style, this practical guide provides a fresh start for learning or reviewing how to work with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and percentages.
Robert A. Carman, Marilyn J. Carman, 2002
2
The Quick Python Book
Introduces the programming language's syntax, control flow, and basic data structures and covers its interaction with applications and mangement of large collections of code.
Vernon L. Ceder, 2010
3
Quick Team-Building Activities for Busy Managers: 50 ...
Every group can benefit from team-building exercises.
Brian Cole MILLER, 2003
4
Quick Bedside Prescriber
Includes Chapter On Homoeopathy In Pediatrics And Homoeopathy In Surgery.A Practical Guide Helpful In Selecting The Proper Remedy Quickly And Accurately.Diseases Are Arranged Alphabetically.
J. N. Shinghal, 2002
5
The Quick And Easy Way To Effective Speaking
It is also the very best method of overcoming self-consciousness and building confidence, courage and enthusiasm. This classic, well established title has been called 'the most brilliant book of its kind'.
Dale Carnegie, 2011
6
CCNA Quick Reference Sheets (CCNA Exam 640-802)
CCNA Quick Reference Sheets (Digital Short Cut) Eric Rivard, Jim Doherty ISBN-10: 1-58705-460-4 ISBN-13: 978-1-58705-460-0 As a final exam preparation tool, the CCNA Quick Reference Sheets provide a concise review of all objectives on the ...
Eric Rivard, Jim Doherty, 2009
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CCIE Routing and Switching v4.0 Quick Reference
As a final exam preparation tool, the CCIE Routing and Switching v4.0 Quick Reference provides a concise review of all objectives on the the CCIE Routing and Switching written exam.
Brad Ellis, Jacob Uecker, Steven Means, 2010
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CCNP Security Secure 642-637 Quick Reference
As a final exam preparation tool, the CCNP Security SECURE 642637 Quick Reference provides a concise review of all objectives on the new CCNP Security SECURE exam (642-637).
Andrew Mason, 2010
9
The Quick-Reference Guide to Biblical Counseling
The Quick-Reference Guide to Biblical Counseling provides the answers. This A-Z guide gives pastors, counselors, and everyday believers the information they need to help congregants, clients, and friends in a wide array of situations.
Dr. Tim Clinton, Dr. Ron Hawkins, 2009
10
Madhur Jaffrey's Quick & Easy Indian Cooking
In a new collection of sixty easy-to-follow recipes, the author of A Taste of India shares the secrets of fine Indian cuisine, presenting a variety of delicious rice dishes, chutneys and relishes, drinks, curries, and desserts.
Madhur Jaffrey, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUICK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term quick is used in the context of the following news items.
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Microsoft Introduces 'Send' iOS App for Quick, 'In-and-Out Email'
Send gives you the simple, quick text message-like experience while allowing you to reach all co-workers and have all of your communications in Outlook for ... «Mac Rumors, Jul 15»
2
Trek issues massive quick-release skewer recall
Trek today in cooperation with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a recall of quick-release skewers commonly used on the company's ... «BikeRadar.com, Apr 15»
3
Kings goalie Jonathan Quick likely to start against New York Rangers
Barring some late development, it appears as though Kings goalie Jonathan Quick will start against the New York Rangers on Tuesday night, making it the ... «Los Angeles Times, Mar 15»
4
LA Kings goalie Jonathan Quick gets roughing penalty vs Canucks …
But as good of a goaltender as Quick is, and as unflappable as he seems at times with pucks being rapidly flung his way, he has also shown a temper in net. «FanSided, Mar 15»
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Quick, Kings keep Canucks off the scoreboard in 4-0 win
Jonathan Quick made 19 saves for his fifth shutout of the season, and Justin Williams and Anze Kopitar each had a goal and an assist Thursday as the Kings ... «The Globe and Mail, Mar 15»
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McNabb has goal, 2 assists and Quick stops 21 shots as Kings beat …
DENVER - Brayden McNabb had a goal and two assists, Jonathan Quick stopped 21 shots and the Los Angeles Kings beat Colorado 5-2 on Tuesday night to ... «NHL.com, Mar 15»
7
Watch Jonathan Quick angrily smash his goalie stick into oblivion
After the Calgary Flames scored while probably interfering with the Los Angeles Kings' netminder, Quick turned into a yellow hockey Hulk and destroyed his ... «SB Nation, Feb 15»
8
Jets' quick start saved in shootout win over Kings
Mathieu Perreault, Bryan Little and Blake Wheeler scored on Winnipeg's first three shots against Jonathan Quick during a 3-minute span, but didn't secure their ... «CBC.ca, Jan 15»
9
Rutgers romps North Carolina in Quick Lane Bowl, posting emphatic …
DETROIT — Rutgers put an exclamation point on its inaugural Big Ten campaign, cruising past North Carolina 40-21 on Friday in the Quick Lane Bowl. «NJ.com, Dec 14»
10
RUTGERS AND NORTH CAROLINA ACCEPT BID TO PLAY IN …
University of North Carolina and Rutgers University will play in the inaugural 2014 Quick Lane Bowl at Ford Field on Friday, December 26 at 4:30 PM. The game ... «detroitlions.com, Dec 14»

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