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quick on the uptake

see definition of quick on the uptake
  • as inapt
  • as inastute
  • as inquick
  • as inquick-witted
  • as inreceptive
  • as insharp
  • as inadroit
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Synonyms for quick on the uptake

adj quick to learn
  • able
  • adept
  • intelligent
  • smart
  • astute
  • bright
  • clever
  • expert
  • gifted
  • ingenious
  • no dummy
  • nobody's fool
  • not born yesterday
  • prompt
  • quick on the trigger
  • quick on the uptake
  • ready
  • savvy
  • sharp
  • skilled
  • skillful
  • talented
  • teachable

Antonyms for quick on the uptake

  • inept
  • stupid
  • unintelligent
  • disinclined
  • inapt
  • incapable
  • incorrect
  • unskilled
  • unsuitable
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to quick on the uptake

adroit

adjective. very able or skilled

apt

adjective. quick to learn

astute

adjective. perceptive

more astute

adjective. perceptive

most astute

adjective. perceptive

quick

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