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  • as inrapid
  • as inreadily

synonyms for quick as a wink

  • accelerated
  • breakneck
  • brisk
  • expeditious
  • fast
  • hasty
  • speedy
  • swift
  • active
  • express
  • fleet
  • flying
  • precipitate
  • prompt
  • ready
  • screaming
  • agile
  • double-time
  • expeditive
  • fleet of foot
  • hurried
  • in nothing flat
  • light-footed
  • like a house on fire
  • lively
  • mercurial
  • nimble
  • on the double
  • quickened
  • really rolling
  • split-second
  • spry
  • winged
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antonyms for quick as a wink

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  • delayed
  • slow
  • sluggish
  • tardy
  • languishing
  • leisurely
  • slack
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How to use quick as a wink in a sentence

Before he could finish the sentence the Hole-keeper said snappishly, "Well, drop out again—quick!"
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
All that scientific bric-a-brac in the cupboard had far better be thrown away.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
His enemies in the cabinet were quick to perceive when their devices had taken effect on the King and Queen.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
I've tried to teach lots of folks; an' sum learns quick, an' some don't never learn; it's jest 's 't strikes 'em.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Urinary sediments may be studied under three heads: A. Unorganized sediments.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Bernard uttered a quick exclamation, but Angela checked him with a glance, and Gordon looked from one of them to the other.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
A quick vision of death smote her soul, and for a second of time appalled and enfeebled her senses.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Such a refusal would lead to quick enquiry—enquiry to information—information to want of confidence and speedy ruin.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
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