make quick work of (someone or something)

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make quick work of (someone or something)

To deal with, finish, or dispose of someone or something very quickly or handily; (of an object) to consume something quickly. We'll make quick work of this project now that you've joined the team. You made quick work of that book you were reading. You must have liked it! Everyone is expecting the team to make quick work of their opponents in the upcoming match.
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Amelie Mauresmo, the number three seed, also made quick work of her first round match - beating Hungary's Melinda Czink 6-3 6-2.
Calabasas eyeing a sweep: Calabasas junior Kristen McVitty made quick work of her two opponents at the league preliminaries at Agoura High, advancing to today's singles semifinals without dropping a game.
But the 14th seed from Russia returned and made quick work of her 25-year-old opponent under the lights in Rome.