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Fast (IPA: /ˈfæst/)


Fast (v. i.)

To abstain from food; to omit to take nourishment in whole or in part; to go hungry.

Fast (v. i.)

To practice abstinence as a religious exercise or duty; to abstain from food voluntarily for a time, for the mortification of the body or appetites, or as a token of grief, or humiliation and penitence.

Fast (v. i.)

Abstinence from food; omission to take nourishment.

Fast (v. i.)

Voluntary abstinence from food, for a space of time, as a spiritual discipline, or as a token of religious humiliation.

Fast (v. i.)

A time of fasting, whether a day, week, or longer time; a period of abstinence from food or certain kinds of food; as, an annual fast.

Fast (v.)

Firmly fixed; closely adhering; made firm; not loose, unstable, or easily moved; immovable; as, to make fast the door.

Fast (v.)

Firm against attack; fortified by nature or art; impregnable; strong.

Fast (v.)

Firm in adherence; steadfast; not easily separated or alienated; faithful; as, a fast friend.

Fast (v.)

Permanent; not liable to fade by exposure to air or by washing; durable; lasting; as, fast colors.

Fast (v.)

Tenacious; retentive.

Fast (v.)

Not easily disturbed or broken; deep; sound.

Fast (v.)

Moving rapidly; quick in mition; rapid; swift; as, a fast horse.

Fast (v.)

Given to pleasure seeking; disregardful of restraint; reckless; wild; dissipated; dissolute; as, a fast man; a fast liver.

Fast (a.)

In a fast, fixed, or firmly established manner; fixedly; firmly; immovably.

Fast (a.)

In a fast or rapid manner; quickly; swiftly; extravagantly; wildly; as, to run fast; to live fast.

Fast (n.)

That which fastens or holds; especially, (Naut.) a mooring rope, hawser, or chain; -- called, according to its position, a bow, head, quarter, breast, or stern fast; also, a post on a pier around which hawsers are passed in mooring.

Fast (n.)

The shaft of a column, or trunk of pilaster.

Fast

1995 film by Dante Desarthe

Fast

Family name

Fast

2016 song performed by Luke Bryan

Fast

Episode of Quantico (S1 E19)

FAST

Medical mnemonic of stroke symptoms

Fast Synonyms

Hot, Rapid, Hurried, Prompt, Winged, High-velocity, Hurrying, Instantaneous, Blistering, Fast-breaking, Meteoric, Quick, Red-hot, Straightaway, Alacritous, Expedited, Immediate, Speedy, Sudden, Accelerating, Smart, Swift, Express, Windy, Scurrying, Speeding, Instant, High-speed, Fleet, Fast-paced, Double-quick, Accelerated

Fast Synonyms

Vivace, Presto, Andantino, Allegro, Allegretto, Prestissimo

Fast Synonyms

Barred, Locked, Latched, Bolted, Secured, Fastened

Fast Synonyms

Dissipated, Profligate, Degraded, Debauched, Dissolute, Immoral, Degenerate, Libertine, Riotous

Fast Synonyms

Fixed, Firm, Immobile

Fast Synonyms

Firm, Truehearted, Loyal, Faithful

Fast Synonyms

Flying, Quick, Hurried

Fast Synonyms

Impervious, Imperviable

Fast Synonyms

Smooth

Fast Synonyms

Tight

Fast Synonyms

Fasting

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Faceted Application of Subject Terminology

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Facetted Application Of Subject Terminology

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Facilities Access and Shipment Tracking

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Facility for Automatic Sorting and Testing

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Facilities accelerated system teams

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Facility for Adsorption and Surface Tension

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Faculty Academic Support Team

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Faculty and Students Together

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Falcon assay screening test

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fairchild Advanced Schottky Technology

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Family Assistance Support Team

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fairchild Advanced Schottky TTL

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Family System Test

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fast Access Storage Technology

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Family-oriented Abstraction, Specification and Translation

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fast Application Scalability Tool

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fast Agglutination Screening Test

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fast Antimicrobial Screen Test

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fast ARM Solutions Toolkit

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fast Auroral Snapshot Explorer

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fast Atom Sample Tester

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fast Automated Screen Trading

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fast Automatic Shuttle Transfer

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fast sealift ship

FAST (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Fast Assessment of Space Technology

Fast Rhymes

Assed, Ast, Bast, Blast, Cast, Caste, Classed, Fast, Gassed, Gast, Glassed, Grassed, Hast, Kast, Last, Massed, Mast, Nast, Passed, Past, Rast, Vast

Aghast, Amassed, Contrast, Harassed, Lambaste, Miscast, Precast, Recast, Repast, Surpassed

Unsurpassed


Fast (Last Name / Surname)

Fast is the #6,838 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 4,929 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Fast in Spanish is Rápido

Tagalog Translation

Fast in Tagalog is Ayuno

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "No matter how fast a lie runs, the truth will someday overtake it ."" - T. B. Joshua

Example Sentence (Quote)

".. .Vimes's grin was as funny as the one that moves very fast towards drowning men. And has a fin on top." - Discworld

Example Sentence (Quote)

" 225. What I hold fast to is not one proposition but a nest of propositions." - Ludwig Wittgenstein

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Americans love to eat. They are fatally attracted to the slow death of fast food." - United States

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And binding Nature fast in fate, Left free the human will." - Alexander Pope


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