Synonyms for quick

Synonyms for (noun) quick

Synonyms: quick

Definition: any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail)

Similar words: area, region

Definition: a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve

Usage: in the abdominal region

Synonyms for (adjective) quick

Synonyms: agile, spry, quick, nimble

Definition: moving quickly and lightly

Usage: sleek and agile as a gymnast; as nimble as a deer; nimble fingers; quick of foot; the old dog was so spry it was halfway up the stairs before we could stop it

Similar words: active

Definition: characterized by energetic activity

Usage: an active toddler; active as a gazelle; an active man is a man of action


Synonyms: warm, quick

Definition: easily aroused or excited

Usage: a quick temper; a warm temper

Similar words: excitable

Definition: easily excited


Synonyms: immediate, quick, prompt, straightaway

Definition: performed with little or no delay

Usage: an immediate reply to my letter; a prompt reply; was quick to respond; a straightaway denial

Similar words: fast

Definition: acting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly

Usage: fast film; on the fast track in school; set a fast pace; a fast car


Synonyms: speedy, quick

Definition: accomplished rapidly and without delay

Usage: was quick to make friends; his quick reaction prevented an accident; hoped for a speedy resolution of the problem; a speedy recovery; he has a right to a speedy trial

Similar words: fast

Definition: acting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly

Usage: fast film; on the fast track in school; set a fast pace; a fast car


Synonyms: quick, fast, flying

Definition: hurried and brief

Usage: paid a flying visit; took a flying glance at the book; a quick inspection; a fast visit

Similar words: hurried

Definition: moving rapidly or performed quickly or in great haste

Usage: a hurried trip to the store; the hurried life of a city; a hurried job


Synonyms: quick, ready

Definition: apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity

Usage: a quick mind; a ready wit

Similar words: intelligent

Definition: having the capacity for thought and reason especially to a high degree

Usage: is there intelligent life in the universe?; an intelligent question