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speedy

adjective
     
speed‧y comparative speedier, superlative speediest
1 happening or done quickly or without delay [= quick]:
a speedy recovery from injury
2 a speedy car, boat etc goes fast [= fast]
speedily adverb:
The matter was speedily resolved.
WORD FOCUS: fast WORD FOCUS: fast
moving very quickly: at high speed, like lightning, at top speed, flat out

doing something quickly: quick, rapid, swift, prompt, speedy

happening quickly: rapid, speedy, meteoric, at an alarming rate, in no time


See also
fast

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