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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Very swift or quick. Also: A part of a river where the water moves swiftly.

Usage examples (37)
  • Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth.
  • A rapid rise through the ranks
  • A rapid movement
  • But the difficulty of going at what I call a rapid pace, is prodigious; it is almost an impossibility. for more
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