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  • 1 Quick — (von englisch „schnell“) bezeichnet: Quick (Zeitschrift), ein ehemaliges deutsches Zeitungsmagazin Quick (Geldkarte), die elektronische Geldbörse in Österreich Quick (Programmiersprache), eine an C angelehnte Programmiersprache für Atari Computer …

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  • 2 Quick — Quick, a. [Compar. {Quicker}; superl. {Quickest}.] [As. cwic, cwicu, cwucu, cucu, living; akin to OS. quik, D. kwik, OHG. quec, chec, G. keck bold, lively, Icel. kvikr living, Goth. qius, Lith. q[=y]vas, Russ. zhivoi, L. vivus living, vivere to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Quick — may refer to: * Quick (newspaper), a product of The Dallas Morning News in Texas * QUICK screening, a method to detect endogenous protein protein interactions with very high confidence * Quick clay, a unique form of highly sensitive marine clay * …

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  • 4 quick — [kwik] adj. [ME quik, lively, alive < OE cwicu, living: see BIO ] 1. Archaic living; alive 2. a) rapid; swift [a quick walk] b) done with promptness; prompt [a quick reply] c) …

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  • 5 Quick — Quick, n. 1. That which is quick, or alive; a living animal or plant; especially, the hawthorn, or other plants used in making a living hedge. [1913 Webster] The works . . . are curiously hedged with quick. Evelyn. [1913 Webster] 2. The life; the …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 quick — [ kwik ] n. m. • 1956; nom déposé; mot angl. « rapide » ♦ Matière synthétique dure, poreuse et rougeâtre, utilisée comme revêtement de courts de tennis en plein air. Courts de tennis en quick ou en terre battue. Jouer sur du quick. ⊗ HOM. Couic.… …

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  • 7 quick — 1 fleet, swift, rapid, *fast, speedy, expeditious, hasty Analogous words: brisk, nimble, *agile: abrupt, impetuous, *precipitate, headlong 2 Quick, prompt, ready, apt are comparable when they apply to persons, their mental operations, their acts …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 quick — ► ADJECTIVE 1) moving fast. 2) lasting or taking a short time: a quick worker. 3) with little or no delay; prompt. 4) intelligent. 5) (of a person s eye or ear) keenly perceptive. 6) (of temper) easily roused. ► NOUN …

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  • 9 quick — quick; quick·hatch; quick·ie; quick·ly; quick·ness; quick·en; over·quick·ly; …

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  • 10 Quick — Quick, adv. In a quick manner; quickly; promptly; rapidly; with haste; speedily; without delay; as, run quick; get back quick. [1913 Webster] If we consider how very quick the actions of the mind are performed. Locke. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 quick — [adj1] fast, speedy abrupt, accelerated, active, agile, alert, a move on*, animated, ASAP*, breakneck*, brief, brisk, cursory, curt, double time*, energetic, expeditious, expeditive, express, fleet, flying, going, harefooted*, hasty, headlong,… …

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  • 12 quick — [kwɪk] adjective quick and dirty quick and dirty methods or solutions are simple ones that can be used quickly, especially until something better and more permanent can be decided: • We need a quick and dirty way to cut fuel costs …

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  • 13 quick — (adj.) O.E. cwic living, alive, from P.Gmc. *kwikwaz (Cf. O.Fris. quik, O.N. kvikr living, alive, O.H.G. quec lively, Ger. keck bold ), from PIE root *gwiwo to live (see BIO (Cf. bio )). Sense of …

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  • 14 quick — s.n. v. quick kola (quickkola). [pr.: cuic] Trimis de tavi, 31.05.2004. Sursa: MDN  QUICK CUIC/ s. n. elem. quick. Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …

    Dicționar Român

  • 15 Quick — * Quick, er, erste, adj. et adv. ein nur noch in einigen gemeinen Mundarten und in einigen Zusammensetzungen übliches Wort, welches eigentlich beweglich, rege, figürlich aber theils munter, frisch, lebhaft, theils aber auch lebendig bedeutet. Die …

    Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • 16 Quick — Quick, v. t. & i. [See {Quicken}.] To revive; to quicken; to be or become alive. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 17 quick — I (discerning) adjective acute, adept, adroit, agile, aggressive, astute, brainy, bright, brilliant, clever, deft, dexterous, discerning, educable, educatable, fiery, instructable, intelligent, irascible, irritable, keen, nimble fingered, of… …

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  • 18 quick — quick:⇨lebhaft(1) quick 1.munter,lebhaft,lebendig,springlebendig,agil,quicklebendig,temperamentvoll,beweglich,anregend,quirlig,behände,vital 2.flink,schnell,hurtig,geschwind,blitzartig,gewandt,wendig …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 19 quick|ie — «KWIHK ee», noun, adjective. Slang. –n. 1. a motion picture, novel, or the like, produced cheaply and in haste: »But his book remains, somehow, for all its basic honesty, a sort of journalistic quickie in blackface (New York Times). 2. a short… …

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  • 20 Quick — Quick, 1) der Q., so v.w. Quecksilber; daher Quickerz, so v.w. Quecksilbererz; Quickgold, Quicksilber, mit Quecksilber vermischtes Gold od. Silber, zum Vergolden u. Versilbern im Feuer; Quickwasser, Auflösung des Quecksilbers in Salpetersäure mit …

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