: Fast-buck speculators were getting rich on inflated FHA appraisals/ Fast-buck artists, dreamers, and even some well-heeled companies
Money gotten quickly, esp without too fine a concern for ethics or the future: tryin’ to hustle me for a fast buck (1940s+)
- Quick-change artist
[kwik-cheynj] /ˈkwɪkˈtʃeɪndʒ/ noun 1. a person adept at changing from one thing to another, as an entertainer who changes costumes quickly during a performance. noun 1. an actor or entertainer who undertakes several rapid changes of costume during his performance
- Quick-cure resin
quick-cure resin n. See autopolymer resin.
library, graphics Part of the software in the Apple Macintosh’s ROM that performs graphics operations. (1995-05-11)
noun 1. a game or competition in which the winner is the quickest person to draw a handgun from a holster and sometimes to fire it and hit a target.