double-quick double-quick

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (of a marching cadence) very quick

Usage(s):

  1. Their country has gone from being an online backwater to one of the most connected places on the globe in double-quick time.
  2. In return, Iceland can expect accession talks to move at a double-quick pace.
  3. Unless you can morph into Patton and conjure up the Third Army double-quick, you're fixing to die in the snow.

Quotes

  • However, Brendan Barber, general secretary of the TUC, said that immediate spending cuts "would push the UK economy into a double-quick double-dip recession just when the rest of the world is recovering".
    on Oct 20, 2009 By: Brendan Barber Source: BBC News

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