Definition of quickie
: something done or made in a hurry: such asa : a quickly and usually cheaply produced work (such as a motion picture or book)b : a hastily performed act of sexual intercourse
Examples of quickie in a Sentence
“Do you have any other questions?” “Just a quickie.”
I would like to have a meeting. It'll be a quickie.
Recent Examples of quickie from the Web
Having learned his trade making low-budget quickies for Roger Corman, Demme has always celebrated American junk culture.
There he was promoted to director and tasked with cranking out low-budget quickies for the bottom half of double bills.
Queen also questions whether, in a heterosexual context, a quickie is enough time for everyone to get off (everyone being the woman, because according to a Kinsey report, the average time to climax for a man is three minutes).
So if your guy is lying beside you, wake him up for a quickie.
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Definition of quickie for English Language Learners
: something that is done very quickly
: an act of sexual intercourse that is done in a very short amount of time
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