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fast worker

Definition of fast worker in English:

informal A person who makes rapid progress or achieves results quickly, especially in love affairs.
Example sentences
  • When he visited last year's Edinburgh Film Festival, Fresnadillo was beginning to turn his thoughts towards what he might do for an encore but admits he is anything but a fast worker.
  • A happy-go-lucky person, Dethan says that he has always been a fast worker.
  • A fast worker who relies on the defense rather than strikeouts, Baldwin is displaying superb control.
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