Synonyms for quickkwɪk
any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail)
accomplished rapidly and without delay
flying, quick, fast(adj)
hurried and brief
ready, flying, profligate, straightaway, debauched, riotous, prompt, speedy, fast, dissolute, libertine, truehearted, warm, quick, immobile, loyal, degraded, agile, fast(a), fast-flying, firm, dissipated, spry, degenerate, immediate, nimble
agile, nimble, quick, spry(adj)
moving quickly and lightly
apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity
immediate, prompt, quick, straightaway(adj)
performed with little or no delay
easily aroused or excited
promptly, quickly, quick(adverb)
with little or no delay
quick(adjective)Moving with speed, rapidity or swiftness, or capable of doing so; rapid; fast.
quick(adjective)Occurring in a short time; happening or done rapidly.
quick(adjective)Lively, fast-thinking, witty, intelligent.
quick(adjective)Mentally agile, alert, perceptive.
quick(adjective)Of temper: easily aroused to anger; quick-tempered.
quick(adjective)Pregnant, especially at the stage where the foetus's movements can be felt; figuratively, alive with some emotion or feeling.
quick(adjective)Of water: flowing.
quick(adjective)Burning, flammable, fiery.
English Synonyms and Antonyms, by James Champlin Fernald
Active refers to both quickness and constancy of action; in the former sense it is allied with agile, alert, brisk, etc.; in the latter, with busy, diligent, industrious. The active love employment, the busy are actually employed, the diligent and the industrious are habitually busy. The restless are active from inability to keep quiet; their activity may be without purpose, or out of all proportion to the purpose contemplated. The officious are undesirably active in the affairs of others. Compare ALERT; ALIVE; MEDDLESOME.
active, agile, alert, brisk, bustling, busy, diligent, energetic, expeditious, industrious, lively, mobile, nimble, officious, prompt, ready, restless, sprightly, spry, supple, vigorous, wide awake
Active in work, in a cause; for an object, as for justice; with persons or instrumentalities; about something, as about other people's business.
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