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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR QUICKIE

She was on her way home from one of the quickie divorce courts on Terra and was celebrating her marital emancipation.

This is a quickie Rum Tum Tiddy, without any onion, a poor, housebroken version of the original.

WORD ORIGIN

"sex act done hastily," 1940, from quick (adj.) + -ie. As "alcoholic drink meant to be taken hurriedly," from 1941 (quick one in this sense from 1928). From 1926 as "motion picture made in a short time."

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