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speed·y

 (spē′dē)
adj. speed·i·er, speed·i·est
1. Characterized by rapid motion; swift.
2. Accomplished or arrived at without delay; prompt. See Synonyms at fast1.

speed′i·ly adv.
speed′i·ness n.

speedy

(ˈspiːdɪ)
adj, speedier or speediest
1. characterized by speed of motion
2. done or decided without delay; quick
ˈspeedily adv
ˈspeediness n

speed•y

(ˈspi di)

adj. speed•i•er, speed•i•est.
1. capable of or showing speed; fast; quick.
2. accomplished quickly; prompt: a speedy recovery.
[1325–75]
speed′i•ly, adv.
speed′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.speedy - characterized by speed; moving with or capable of moving with high speed; "a rapid movement"; "a speedy car"; "a speedy errand boy"
fast - acting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly; "fast film"; "on the fast track in school"; "set a fast pace"; "a fast car"
2.speedy - accomplished rapidly and without delay; "was quick to make friends"; "his quick reaction prevented an accident"; "hoped for a speedy resolution of the problem"; "a speedy recovery"; "he has a right to a speedy trial"
fast - acting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly; "fast film"; "on the fast track in school"; "set a fast pace"; "a fast car"

speedy

speedy

adjective
1. Characterized by great celerity:
Informal: hell-for-leather.
Idiom: quick as a bunny.
2. Accomplished in very little time:
Translations
مُسْرِع، سَريع، مُسْتَعْجَل
okamžitýrychlý
hurtig
fljótur, snar

speedy

[ˈspiːdɪ] ADJ (speedier (compar) (speediest (superl))) → veloz, rápido; [answer] → pronto

speedy

[ˈspiːdi] adj [response, reply, sale] → rapide
to wish sb a speedy recovery → souhaiter à qn un prompt rétablissement

speedy

adj (+er)schnell; answer, service alsoprompt; remedyschnell wirkend; we wish Joan a speedy recoverywir wünschen Joan eine rasche Genesung; to bring something to a speedy conclusionetw schnell zu Ende bringen; to bring a speedy end to somethingetw schnell beenden

speedy

[ˈspiːdɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (gen) → veloce, rapido/a; (reply) → pronto/a

speed

(spiːd) noun
1. rate of moving. a slow speed; The car was travelling at high speed.
2. quickness of moving.
verb
1. (past tense, past participles sped (sped) ˈspeeded) to (cause to) move or progress quickly; to hurry. The car sped/speeded along the motorway.
2. (past tense, past participle ˈspeeded) to drive very fast in a car etc, faster than is allowed by law. The policeman said that I had been speeding.
ˈspeeding noun
driving at (an illegally) high speed. He was fined for speeding.
ˈspeedy adjective
done, carried out etc quickly. a speedy answer.
ˈspeedily adverb
ˈspeediness noun
ˈspeed bump noun
a raised part across the road to make drivers slow down.
ˈspeed trap noun
a device used by the police to catch drivers exceeding the speed limit.
speedometer (spiːˈdomitə) noun
an instrument on a car etc showing how fast one is travelling.
speed uppast tense, past participle ˈspeeded
1. to increase speed. The car speeded up as it left the town.
2. to quicken the rate of. We are trying to speed up production.
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