quick[ kwik ]SEE DEFINITION OF quick
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR QUICK
Hipparete blushed, and with a quick and nervous motion touched her cithara.
Suddenly Eucoline touched my arm with a quick and timid motion.
Obeying a quick impulse, Percival stepped to the curb as she came opposite to him.
He took two quick steps forward and grasped one of her wrists.
"Don't come this way," she called back, in quick, low tones of caution.
He's not so large or tall, but quick and springy, and muscled like a panther.
"That's right," said Billy Brue, with the quick sympathy of the experienced.
But how wonderful and quick my touch has got, and how kind is heaven there, sir!
The action is as quick as thought, and thought is as quick as lightning.
She had some things to trouble her, but none of them had touched the quick of her being.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR QUICK
- gone off half-cocked
- jump the gun
- off the hip
- off the top of head
- without warning