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quick (adj.) 1living, vital, full of life
quick (adj.) 2lively, animated, vivacious
quick (adj.) 3quick-witted, inventive, lively
quick (adj.) 4sharp, keen, alert
quick (adj.) 5vigorous, quick-acting, energetic
quick (adj.) 6alive to possibilities, lively, impatient
quick (adj.) 7fresh, invigorating, sharp
quick (adj.) 8running, flowing, gushing
quick (adj.) 9hasty, hurried
quick (adj.) 10pregnant, with child
quick (adv.)  alive
quick (n.) 1sensitive parts [of the body], tender flesh
quick (n.) 2living, those alive
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AW V.iii.40 [King to Bertram] on our quickest decrees / Th'inaudible and noiseless foot of time / Steals ere we can effect them
R3 I.iii.195 [Queen Margaret to all] give way, dull clouds, to my quick curses!
Tim IV.iii.45 [Timon alone, as if to the gold] Th' art quick, / But yet I'll bury thee [also: sense 1]