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double quick

Extra fast. Primarily heard in UK. We need to move double quick if we're going to have any chance of making this flight.
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ˌdouble ˈquick

(British English, informal) very quick(ly): If the machine starts making a hissing noise, then turn it off double quick.
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What's more, he's back in double-quick time - his second outing this year - walking straight into big trouble, deep in Nebraska.
The loading procedure for the Wokingham, or indeed any of those huge- field sprint handicaps, is invariably a nightmare for jockeys and everyone down at the start because of the sheer mechanics of getting so many horses installed in double-quick time.
The former Manchester United winger opened the scoring in double-quick time as the new Galacticos cruised to a 2-0 win at Villarreal.
The Rapide sports a 6.0-litre V12 engine that has 470bhp so it will get owners to the golf club in double-quick time.
"He's a keen horse who wants to do everything in double-quick time and the idea was to settle him in today.
Spitfire is the star employee of an adventure holiday company in Colorado - one of a team of carrier pigeons who fly a photographer's memory chips down the Rockies so that tourists can get speedy photos of their white-water rafting expeditions in double-quick time.
So that's this fixture sussed in double-quick time.
IF Tim Henman displays the killer instinct he showed against Fernando Vicente in the US Open first round , then he will wrap up his second-round encounter with another Fernando, qualifier Gonzalez, in double-quick time today, writes Paul Kealy.
The German, 6-4 underdog, told the world on his internet blog he had to get his Haas out of there in double-quick time to catch an 11pm flight from New York to Dubai where, just for turning up to play, you get the kind of dosh the Richard and Judy Show has "conned" from viewers.
Coral's 20-1 was snapped up double-quick yesterday.
And magistrate Mark Hamill got the message in double-quick time.
THERE were fears of having to resort to a bowl-out in the 27th and last Benson and Hedges Cup final at Lord's but the sponsors need not have worried about the British weather as Essex made sure of victory in double-quick time yesterday.
Surgeon William Wallace - who shares a name with Braveheart himself - did the job which helped Wayne Rooney's broken foot recover in double-quick time.
JENSON BUTTON vowed to celebrate his new pounds 12million deal in double-quick time by sweeping up some silverware in Sunday's Brazilian Grand Prix.
Rangers signalled their intentions right from the start and striker David Tenant wasted little time as he blasted his way to a magnificent hat-trick in double-quick time.