- Quickness Quick"ness, n.
1. The condition or quality of being quick or living; life.
Touch it with thy celestial quickness. --Herbert. [1913 Webster]
This deed . . . must send thee hence With fiery quickness. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
His mind had, indeed, great quickness and vigor. -- Macaulay. [1913 Webster]
Syn: Velocity; celerity; rapidity; speed; haste; expedition; promptness; dispatch; swiftness; nimbleness; fleetness; agility; briskness; liveliness; readiness; sagacity; shrewdness; shrewdness; sharpness; keenness. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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