a company that is quick to pick up good new ideas from other companies
[fast-food, fahst-] /ˈfæstˈfud, ˈfɑst-/ adjective 1. of or specializing in fast food. noun 1. food, as hamburgers, pizza, or fried chicken, that is prepared in quantity by a standardized method and can be dispensed quickly at inexpensive restaurants for eating there or elsewhere. noun 1. food that requires little preparation before being served adjective 2. […]
[fast-foo-der, fahst-] /ˈfæstˈfu dər, ˈfɑst-/ noun, Informal. 1. Also, fast-foodery [fast-foo-duh-ree, fahst-] /ˈfæstˈfu də ri, ˈfɑst-/ (Show IPA). a restaurant that sells . 2. a person or company that operates a fast-food business.
- Fast footwork
noun phrase Very adroit evasion; clever dodging and maneuver: It will take fancy footwork to explain this one/ The American Medical Association tried a little fast footwork before Congress last week (1900+ Sports) Related Terms fancy footwork
[fast-fawr-werd, fahst-] /ˈfæstˈfɔr wərd, ˈfɑst-/ verb (used without object) 1. (on a recording device or projector) to advance a tape or film rapidly, using the fast forward. noun 1. a function of an electronic recording device, as a tape recorder or cassette deck, that allows the tape to be advanced rapidly. 2. the button or […]