Definition of quick

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • quick is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 20
  • quick is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 20
  • quick is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 22

Definition of quick


  • apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a quick mind

    Synonyms

    1. ready
  • accomplished rapidly and without delay (adjective)

    Examples

    1. was quick to make friends
    2. his quick reaction prevented an accident

    Synonyms

    1. speedy
  • easily aroused or excited (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a quick temper

    Synonyms

    1. warm
  • performed with little or no delay (adjective)

    Examples

    1. was quick to respond

    Synonyms

    1. immediate
    2. prompt
    3. straightaway
  • moving quickly and lightly (adjective)

    Examples

    1. quick of foot

    Synonyms

    1. agile
    2. nimble
    3. spry
  • with little or no delay (adverb)

    Examples

    1. come here, quick!

    Synonyms

    1. promptly
    2. quickly
  • hurried and brief (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a quick inspection

    Synonyms

    1. fast
    2. flying
  • any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail) (noun)

See definition of quick in Merriam Webster

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