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See definition of quicker on Dictionary.com
  • adj.fast, speedy
  • adj.smart

synonyms for quicker

  • abrupt
  • active
  • agile
  • brief
  • brisk
  • cursory
  • energetic
  • expeditious
  • hasty
  • hurried
  • immediate
  • instantaneous
  • keen
  • nimble
  • rapid
  • sudden
  • swift
  • alert
  • express
  • fleet
  • flying
  • going
  • prompt
  • ASAP
  • a move on
  • accelerated
  • animated
  • breakneck
  • curt
  • double time
  • expeditive
  • harefooted
  • headlong
  • impatient
  • impetuous
  • lively
  • mercurial
  • move it
  • on the double
  • perfunctory
  • posthaste
  • pronto
  • snappy
  • spirited
  • sprightly
  • spry
  • the lead out
  • winged
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antonyms for quicker

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  • clumsy
  • delayed
  • idle
  • inactive
  • later
  • lazy
  • leisurely
  • slow
  • sluggish
  • unhurried
  • ignorant
  • stupid
  • uneducated
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How to use quicker in a sentence

Each seems satisfied with the way his own branch is getting on: Winter is the quicker worker.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
The quicker the climax came, the sooner would he know the marvellous joy that lay beyond the pain.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
In fact, nothing occurred to him—he realised nothing—except that he meant to escape—and the quicker the better.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Rose made no reply, but played a little quicker, as though the sound had roused her from some painful thoughts.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
Something in his voice, a sad pitying tenderness, caused her heart to beat a shade quicker.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
I'd believe it quicker aboot yon ither chiel, Charlie Rogerson.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
He was quicker than I, and his freshly oiled body made him hard to hold; but I was far the stronger.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
And there seemed to be more authority in her radiant face and a new masterfulness and a quicker intelligence in her brown eyes.
JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The voice swelled nearer; the rhythm was quicker, measure shorter, words stronger.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
The railway has now rendered p. 263it possible for people to travel at a quicker speed and at a cheaper rate.
EAST ANGLIAJ. EWING RITCHIE
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