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n. Informal
1. Something made or done rapidly.
2. An act of sexual intercourse that is done quickly and often furtively.

quick′ie adj.
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(ˈkwɪkɪ) or


1. (Brewing) Also called (esp Brit): quick one a speedily consumed alcoholic drink
a. anything made, done, produced, or consumed rapidly or in haste
b. (as modifier): a quickie divorce; a quickie ceremony.
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(ˈkwɪk i)

1. something produced, done, or enjoyed in only a short time.
2. accomplished quickly with minimal formality: a quickie meal.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.quickie - hurried repairquickie - hurried repair      
fixing, repair, mend, mending, reparation, fix, fixture - the act of putting something in working order again
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Quickieschnelle Nummer


[ˈkwɪkɪ] N (= question) → pregunta f cortita; (= drink) → copita f; (= sex) → polvito m
to have a quickie (= drink) → tomarse una copita; (= sex) → echarse un polvito
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[ˈkwɪki] n (= question) → question f rapide
to have a quickie (= drink) → boire un coup en vitesse (= game) → faire une partie rapide (= sex) → tirer un coup en vitesse quickie divorce ndivorce m express
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n (inf) (= drink)eine(r, s) auf die Schnelle (inf); (= question)kurze Frage; (= sex)Quickie m (inf); the meeting has to be a quickiemit der Besprechung müssen wirs kurz machen (inf)
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[ˈkwɪkɪ] n (fam) → cosa fatta velocemente; (question) → domanda veloce
do you fancy a quickie? (drink) → andiamo a bere qualcosa?
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References in classic literature ?
"Wait, Sancho, and I will do them in the saying of a credo," and pulling off his breeches in all haste he stripped himself to his skin and his shirt, and then, without more ado, he cut a couple of gambados in the air, and a couple of somersaults, heels over head, making such a display that, not to see it a second time, Sancho wheeled Rocinante round, and felt easy, and satisfied in his mind that he could swear he had left his master mad; and so we will leave him to follow his road until his return, which was a quick one.
'we are the fellows to set this to rights; we'll stop it all, in no time.' So, they established the rule, that all poor people should have the alternative (for they would compel nobody, not they), of being starved by a gradual process in the house, or by a quick one out of it.
'The Seychelles that played in Botswana was slow in defence and on transition compared to the quick one we played in Seychelles,' he said.
'Just think of how we can still improve, because we know Ginebra and Magnolia are two different types of teams-you have a big team and you have a quick one,' he added.
I'm not sure I would fancy popping in for a quick one at the local if I saw her pulling pints at the bar."
He was not the quick one, he bowled around 135kph maybe, but his accuracy was phenomenal.'
"I know [Leroy] Sane on the lefthand side is a real quick one for City, but Liverpool probably have a little bit more pace on the counter attack.
I have sprinted off the pitch to go and try and take a quick one and I've come back and seen he [Middleton] is pointing the other way and I have lost my head a little bit, but you shouldn't act like that.
I have sprinted off the pitch to try and take a quick one and come back and seen he (Middleton) is pointing the other way and I have lost my head a little bit, but you shouldn't act like that.
With the old ball offering little help, he resorted to bouncers, an especially quick one rushing Rizwan into a pull shot he top edged.
So many of the debunked "facts" are about the same subject (there are at least three different passages about George Washington and two about Aaron Burr), and a "quick one" that was repeated in the text is about what chalk is really made of (pages 22 and 60).
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