lightning quick

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lightning quick

(hyphenated if used before a noun) Incredibly fast; too quick to keep up with. Did you see that martial arts expert? His kicks were lightning quick! My brother has a lightning-quick wit.
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The first hour-long episode, running until August 11, is Love, made up of lightning quick oneliners and offbeat observations about things that Des loves, his journey and luck in love through the years and relationship stuff.
The Irishman, who is set to be pitched in against the Dons today, said: "Everything has happened lightning quick.
Daniel Sturridge (above) is lightning quick and in top form, Wayne Rooney looks to have had a new lease of life and, with Andros Townsend and Danny Welbeck on either flank, England have pace to burn.
Philippines' lightning quick guard Jayson Castro also earned his spot as the competition's best point guard, while South Korea's marksman Kim Mingoo and Chinese-Taipei's small forward Lin Chih-Chieh completed the top five.
The lightning quick American, fresh out of university, is also an Arizona state 4x400 metres relay finalist and can't wait get out of the blocks on Teesside.
SHOPPERS are being warned to be extra vigilant for lightning quick conmen after a pensioner was targeted at a Black Country supermarket The 78-year-old female victim was outside the Co-Op, in Wednesfield High Street when she was approached by a male who asked her to change a pounds 20 note.
The semi automatic DSG has a seven-speed box, complete with a sport mode and steering wheel mounted paddles and a lightning quick change.
THE clever and lightning quick Aiden McGeady (right) confirmed on Thursday evening that at 23 he still has much to learn before becoming the complete professional.
Victory for Bournemouth, however, revived their play-off hopes dented by a midweek home defeat by Blackpool after they came back from Matty Fryatt's lightning quick strike.
The lightning quick winger, pictured below, has already scored three tries this year, including an outstanding solo effort in the opening win at Leigh and then two against Hull.
He has trained with us and he is like his dad, lightning quick and with an eye for goal.
Leinster's strength is in a lightning quick backline, with internationals Brian O'Driscoll, Shane Horgan, Girvan Dempsey and Dennis Hickie all likely to be brought into the game at every opportunity.
Turning the wheel hard to the left at nearly 200 mph, the lightning quick, purple neon NASCAR Nation steers clear of typical race reporting, choosing instead to highlight the sport's growing role in today's American pop culture.
2 Danny Stewart has demanded a lightning quick start from his side as they look to build on last week's Giants killing against Cardiff tonight.
Meanwhile, a 1TB hard disk drive inside is doubled-up with a super-fast 128GB solid state p p drive that ensures start-up times are lightning quick.
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