fast/quick study

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of fast/quick study

US
: a person who learns things quickly

Word by Word Definitions

fast play
  1. : firmly fixed

  2. : tightly shut

  3. : adhering firmly

  1. : in a firm or fixed manner

  2. : in a sound manner : deeply

  3. : in a rapid manner : quickly

  1. : to abstain from food

  2. : to eat sparingly or abstain from some foods

  1. : the practice of fasting

  2. : a time of fasting

  1. : something that fastens (such as a mooring line) or holds a fastening

quick play
  1. : not dead : living, alive

  2. : acting or capable of acting with speed: such as

  3. : fast in understanding, thinking, or learning : mentally agile

  1. : living beings

  2. : a painfully sensitive spot or area of flesh (such as that underlying a fingernail or toenail)

  3. : the inmost sensibilities

  1. : in a quick manner

study play
  1. : a state of contemplation : reverie

  2. : application of the mental faculties to the acquisition of knowledge

  3. : such application in a particular field or to a specific subject

  1. : to engage in study

  2. : to undertake formal study of a subject

  3. : meditate, reflect


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