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adverb as in swiftly

noun as in double time


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Wrote double quick, then galloped over to Kephalos to see the New Army, sub rosa.

And, at double quick, the Guard rushed back to find it a false alarm and to see men laughing at them in the street.

The brigade went down through the town accompanied by a battery, and joined the line, upon the double-quick.

As the two ranks of soldiers tried to go on at the double quick, two or three hundred of the mob tried to follow at their heels.

Sometimes they would carry him along in double quick march time, and anon halt, beyond all his power of budging.

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On this page you'll find 145 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to double-quick, such as: abrupt, expeditious, hasty, nimble, quick, and rapid.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.