quick-fire

[ kwik-fahyuh r or kwik-fahyuh r-ing ]SEE DEFINITION OF quick-fire
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But he was secretly elated at the quick-fire success of his joke.

The windows filled, the streets ahead of us became choked, as the word that the President was coming ran on like quick-fire.

Order followed order like the rattle of quick-fire, and was obeyed with something more than the Wolverine's customary smartness.

Boil them with a quick-fire, till by trying a little upon a Plate, you find it gellieth.

The infantry is armed with the Mauser rifle, the artillery with a shielded Krupp quick-fire piece of 7.5-centimeter caliber.

The field and horse batteries are armed with the Krupp quick-fire gun of the model of 1903.

Far away on the deck of the Chihuahua the quick-fire racket of Jones's auxiliary was amazingly audible.

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