Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
As. cwic, cwicu, cwucu, cucu, living; akin to OS. quik, D. kwik, OHG. quec, chec, G. keck, bold, lively, Icel. kvikr, living, Goth. qius, Lith. qȳvas, Russ. zhivoi, L. vivus, living, vivere, to live, Gr. bi`os life, Skr. jīva, living, jīv, to live. Cf. Biography Vivid Quitch grass Whitlow
The bitterness the girl's fatalism had predicted yesterday had fallen upon them quickly.
"The Secret Witness" by George Gibbs
He fingered a wicked looking revolver, as if anticipating trouble and hoping that would come quickly.
"Boy Scouts in the North Sea" by G. Harvey Ralphson
But the little man returned quickly to his story.
"The Girl and The Bill" by Bannister Merwin
With a glance Alex saw that the way was clear, and quickly lowering himself by his hands, dropped.
"The Young Railroaders" by Francis Lovell Coombs
Perhaps it is all for the best that it should have a quick come and a quick go.
"Girls of the Forest" by L. T. Meade
Henry rose quickly from the noonday refreshment and, with a nod to his comrades, entered the forest at the head of the little band of hunters.
"The Riflemen of the Ohio" by Joseph A. Altsheler
There were some points of similarity between the murders of Salter Quick and Noah Quick.
"Ravensdene Court" by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
It touched him to the quick to see the poor horse dying.
"The Hero of Garside School" by J. Harwood Panting
Jim snapped it quickly on and off again.
"Jim Spurling, Fisherman" by Albert Walter Tolman
Bring me some food quickly.
"My Sword's My Fortune" by Herbert Hayens
But a glance at the beautiful, smooth, sorrowful face beat down the suspicion as quickly as it had risen.
"The Slave of Silence" by Fred M. White
But the woman understood and quickly interposed.
"The Watchers of the Plains" by Ridgewell Cullum
She offered him her forty sous quickly.
"Nobody's Girl" by Hector Malot
The man, with a quick, spasmodic action, drew her to him.
"Rose O'Paradise" by Grace Miller White
Quickly Howard extended his hand.
"The Third Degree" by Charles Klein and Arthur Hornblow
Set it on a quick fire, stirring it quickly, and let it boil till thick.
"The Lady's Own Cookery Book, and New Dinner-Table Directory;" by Charlotte Campbell Bury
Quick as I was, which was as quick as a flash, I was not quick enough for that fish.
"Tales of Fishes" by Zane Grey
It was gone so quickly that only O'mie and I caught sight of it.
"The Price of the Prairie" by Margaret Hill McCarter
He turned his head quickly over his shoulder, sweeping the gorge with a piercing glance.
"Dusty Star" by Olaf Baker
He will get steady more quickly and better.
"The Dog" by Dinks, Mayhew, and Hutchinson
Tho' grief awhile within their eyes
Hath tamed the dancing glee,
Yet there thine own quick spirit liesâ€“
Thy brother's children see!
"The Kaiser's Feast" by Felicia Dorothea Hemans
O quickly ran he down the stair,
O fifteen steps he has made but three,
He's tane his bonny love in his arms
An a wot he kissd her tenderly.
"Young Bicham" by Andrew Lang
God quickly stopped their wicked breath;
And sent two raging bears,
That tore them limb from limb to death,
With blood, and groans, and tears.
"Against Scoffing and Calling Names" by Isaac Watts
It is so; and through the quick years that roll,
That sepulchre of theirs
Is as a passionate and wish'd-for goal
To which all thought repairs—
"John Keats" by Alexander Anderson
So when His mourning followers heard
The tidings of that faithful word,
Quick went they forth to Galilee,
Their loved and lost once more to see.
"His Cheering Message From the Grave" by Augusta Treverorum
Young Dermod stood like a stricken man,
His mother she swooned away;
But his love ran quick to the stranger's side,
And to him she this did say:
"The Woman Who Went To Hell [An Irish Legend]" by Dora Sigerson Shorter
We've laid out an entire year's worth of quick-hit getaways that will give you exactly what you're looking for.
It stopped as quickly as it started.
"Online registration is a quick and easy process for attendees ," said Donna Bellantone, Director of the Expo.
"Online registration is a quick and easy process for attendees ," said Donna Bellantone, Director of the International Pool Spa Patio Expo.
Ledyard firefighters quickly extinguish fire in attic .
Firefighters Wednesday night quickly extinguished a fire at a home at 12 Algen Ave.
Mick Jaggerâ€™s ex is not under his thumb, so she is making a quick buck with his old love letters.
The game was back and forth all night, and the Trojans (5-3, 1-1) packed up and left quickly, frustrated with an end-game scenario that appeared to have gone their way.
Scott Brown, Republican from Massachusetts, has quickly learned the art of the backroom deal in the US Senate, almost six months since capturing the late Ted Kennedy's seat.
The quick, something-is-better-than-nothing backup system .
A congressional hearing into the Sept 11 killing of US Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens and three other Americans has quickly turned into a partisan yelling match less than a month before Election Day.
It's a long story, but here's the quick pitch.
(Trent Nelson Tribune file photo) Utah congressional candidate Mia Love has quickly closed the fundraising gap with incumbent Rep Jim Matheson in recent weeks.
Ace Hood put himself on the map with last year's hit, 'Hustle Hard' which grew quickly after hitting the radio airwaves.
I've tried rejetting it and also tried the Boyesen Quick Shot Fuel Accelerator, but nothing seems to help.
For 0 < u < 1 and q the size of a ﬁnite ﬁeld, this algorithm terminates quickly.
Random matrix theory over finite fields: a survey
We close this section with a quick application of part (I) of Proposition 1.
Locally Sasakian Manifolds
The total number of scatterers is then V = 4604, and we indeed see that the data curves tend quickly to zero for |a|2 ≥ V .
Eigenstate Structure in Graphs and Disordered Lattices
Fox, A quick trip through knot theory, Topology of 3-manifolds, Proc. 1961 Top.
Singular sets and parameters of generalized triangle orbifolds
Therefore, even if there is no initial curvature, the ﬁeld quickly becomes very curved.
Evolution of magnetic field curvature in the Kulsrud-Anderson dynamo theory
The ARW, which is designed to follow such links, reaches quickly a locally dominant attractor.
Access time of an adaptive random walk on the world-wide Web
A quick check reveals that yi has inﬁnite mean and variance, so the Central Limit Theorem is not much help in the study of Xn .
Harmonic mean, random polynomials and stochastic matrices
Quick relaxation of the graph represented by the ARW path in this range of parameter indicates a short list of reactions before a targeted reaction occur.
Adaptive Random Walks on the Class of Web Graph
The reason is that for smaller ﬁelds the systems quickly become fully ordered (m = 1), i.e. scaling does not hold.
Critical exponents of four-dimensional random-field Ising systems
The BATSE data quickly winnowed away many γ -ray burst theories.
A Search for Gamma-Ray Bursts and Pulsars, and the Application of Kalman Filters to Gamma-Ray Reconstruction
MFTs is quickly restored with increasing an applied magnetic ﬁeld.
Theory of spin-2 Bose-Einstein condensates: spin-correlations, magnetic response, and excitation spectra
However, whereas |M2 | quickly reaches its equilibrium value, the distribution ρ(θ) relaxes very slowly, in the numerical experiments.
Out-of-equilibrium states as statistical equilibria of an effective dynamics
The initial transverse momenta are much smaller and assumed to thermalize quickly.
Elliptic Flow from a Transversally Thermalized Fireball
We have tested a toy model where transverse momenta are thermalized very quickly while the system is streaming freely in the longitudinal direction (i.e. without longitudinal momentum transfer).
Elliptic Flow from a Transversally Thermalized Fireball
As one would expect, this error quickly approaches machine accuracy as one iterates through more V cycles.
Variational Principles in General Relativity