thick and fast

Definition of thick and fast

  1. :  quickly and in large numbers Suggestions were coming in thick and fast.

Word by Word Definitions

thickplay
  1. :  having or being of relatively great depth or extent from one surface to its opposite

    :  heavily built :  thickset

    :  close-packed with units or individuals

  1. :  in a thick manner :  thickly

  1. :  the most crowded or active part

    :  the part of greatest thickness

fastplay
  1. :  firmly fixed

    :  tightly shut

    :  adhering firmly

  1. :  in a firm or fixed manner

    :  in a sound manner :  deeply

    :  in a rapid manner :  quickly

  1. :  to abstain from food

    :  to eat sparingly or abstain from some foods

  1. :  the practice of fasting

    :  a time of fasting

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


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