quick time

noun

Definition of quick time

: a rate of marching in which 120 steps each 30 inches in length are taken in one minute

Examples of quick time in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The world record holder won a silver medal with a lightning-quick time of 12.52 seconds. Molly Longman, refinery29.com, 4 Aug. 2021 Add in the relative quick time to market, the staying power possibilities and ability to both verify the advantages in a lab and have consumers feel the benefits and Khan believed footwear was where to start. Tim Newcomb, Forbes, 7 Oct. 2021 The world record holder won a silver medal with a lightning-quick time of 12.52 seconds. Molly Longman, refinery29.com, 4 Aug. 2021 The coronavirus catastrophe has required many individuals, companies and organisations, who never had to do business online before, to shift to the new normal in double-quick time. David G.w. Birch, Forbes, 16 Sep. 2021 The world record holder won a silver medal with a lightning-quick time of 12.52 seconds. Molly Longman, refinery29.com, 4 Aug. 2021 The world record holder won a silver medal with a lightning-quick time of 12.52 seconds. Molly Longman, refinery29.com, 4 Aug. 2021 The world record holder won a silver medal with a lightning-quick time of 12.52 seconds. Molly Longman, refinery29.com, 4 Aug. 2021 The world record holder won a silver medal with a lightning-quick time of 12.52 seconds. Molly Longman, refinery29.com, 4 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of quick time

circa 1802, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of quick time was circa 1802

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“Quick time.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quick%20time. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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