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quickly / deprisa
 
quickly   [ˈkwɪklɪ]   -adverb
1. (=fast)
[move, work]   deprisa,   rápidamente
·I'masculine working as quickly as I can
·estoy trabajando lo masculineánoun rápido or lo mas rápidamente que puedo,   no puedo trabajar masculineánoun deprisa
·he talks too quickly for me to understand
·habla demasiado deprisa y no le entiendo
2. (=with minimal delay)
[arrive, answer, react]   en seguida,   con prontitud more formal usage
·the police were quickly on the scene
·la policía llegó en seguida
·they answered quickly
·contestaron pronto
·success quickly followed
·el éxito llegó en seguida or muy poco despuénoun
·come as quickly as you can
·ven cuanto antes
3. (=not lengthily)
[embrace, smile]   rápidamente
·he glanced quickly at the note
·echó un vistazo rápido a la nota
 
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