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quick

Pronunciation: /kwɪk/

Translation of quick in Arabic:

adjective/صفة

  • 1 (speedy) [turnaround] [profit] سَريع; [break] قَصير to make a quick phone call أَجْرى مُكالَمةً تِلِفونيّةً قَصيرةً \ سَريعةً they had three children in quick succession أَنْجَبوا ثَلاثةَ أَطْفالٍ في تَتابُعٍ سَريعٍ we need to make a quick decision ‫نَحْنُ في حاجةٍ إلى اتِّخاذِ قَرارٍ سَريعٍ‬ she's a quick worker تَعْمَلُ بِسُرْعةٍ the quickest way to get there is … أَسْرَعُ طَريقةٍ للوُصولِ إلى هُناكَ هي ... it's quicker by train هو أَسْرَعُ بالقِطارِ to make a quick recovery تَعافى بِسُرْعةٍ
  • 2 (clever) [student] [learner] سَريع الفَهْمِ, ذَكيّ (plural: أَذْكِياءُ) she's very quick on the uptake هي سَريعةُ الاسْتيعابِ جِدًّا
  • 3 (prompt) to be quick to anger/take offence كانَ سَريعَ الغَضَبِ \ الشُعورِ بالإهانةِ to have a quick wit كانَ سَريعَ البَديهةِ

adverb/ظرف

  • (come) quick! تَعالَ بِسُرْعةٍ! come as quick as you can! احْضَرْ في أَقْرَبِ وَقْتٍ مُمْكِنٍ! (as) quick as a flash بِسُرْعةِ البَرْقِ

noun/اسم

  • [ اللَحْم تحت الظُفْرِ ]

Idioms

to be quick off the mark

كانَ سَبّاقاً

to make a quick buck

حَقَّقَ رِبْحاً سَريعاً their sole aim is to make a quick buck هَدَفُهُم الوَحيدُ هو تَحْقيقُ الرِبْحِ السَريعِ

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