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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fast, fahst moo-ving]
    • /fæst, fɑst ˈmu vɪŋ/
    • /fɑːst ˈmuːvɪŋ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fast, fahst moo-ving]
    • /fæst, fɑst ˈmu vɪŋ/

Definitions of fast-moving word

  • adjective fast-moving moving or capable of moving at high speed. 1
  • adjective fast-moving (of a novel, play, or the like) having sustained action and interest with events following one another rapidly; lively in plot. 1
  • adjective fast-moving moving or capable of moving quickly 0
  • adjective fast-moving moving rapidly. 0
  • adjective fast-moving (of a drama) Having a plot in which events follow each other rapidly. 0
  • adjective fast-moving (of a product) That is sold quickly. 0

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Origin of fast-moving

First appearance:

before 1930
One of the 10% newest English words
First recorded in 1930-35

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Parts of speech for Fast-moving


fast-moving popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 37% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 67% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

Synonyms for fast-moving

adjective fast-moving

  • hurtling — to rush violently; move with great speed: The car hurtled down the highway.
  • hustling — to proceed or work rapidly or energetically: to hustle about putting a house in order.

Top questions with fast-moving

  • how to trade in a fast-moving bear market?

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