Adjective Definition

fast

1.Definition: (of a photographic lens or emulsion) causing a shortening of exposure time

"A fast lens"


2.Definition: (of surfaces) conducive to rapid speeds

"A fast road", "Grass courts are faster than clay"


3.Definition: (used of timepieces) indicating a time ahead of or later than the correct time

"My watch is fast"


4.Definition: acting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly

"Fast film", "On the fast track in school", "Set a fast pace", "A fast car"


5.Definition: at a rapid tempo

"The band played a fast fox trot"


6.Definition: hurried and brief

"A fast visit"

Related Adjective(s):flying, quick


7.Definition: resistant to destruction or fading

"Fast colors"


8.Definition: securely fixed in place

Related Adjective(s):firm, immobile


9.Definition: unrestrained by convention or morality

"Fast women"

Related Adjective(s):debauched, degenerate, degraded, dissipated, dissolute, libertine, profligate, riotous


10.Definition: unwavering in devotion to friend or vow or cause

"Fast friends"

Related Adjective(s):firm, loyal, truehearted




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