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Another word for fast

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Adjective
  1. Accomplished in very little time

    See also:

    fast

  2. Marked by an absence of conventional restraint in sexual behavior; sexually unrestrained

    See also:

    sex

  3. Permanently resistive to fading

    See also:

    continue

  4. Persistently holding to something

    See also:

    tighten

    free

  5. Firmly settled or positioned

    See also:

    continue

  6. Adhering firmly and devotedly, as to a person, a cause, or a duty

    See also:

    trust

    continue

Another word for fast

Idioms:

    play fast and loose (with)

Synonym Study

  • Hasty suggests hurried action and may connote carelessness, rashness, or impatience
  • Speedy intensifies the idea of quickness, but may also connote high velocity a speedy recovery, a speedy flight
  • Quick implies promptness of action, or occurrence in a brief amount of time, rather than velocity a quick reply
  • Fleet suggests a nimbleness or lightness in that which moves swiftly
  • Swift implies great rapidity, but in addition often connotes smooth, easy movement
  • Fast and rapid are generally interchangeable in expressing the idea of a relatively high rate of movement or action, but fast more often refers to the person or thing that moves or acts, and rapid to the action a fast typist, rapid transcription