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Definition of the noun quicken

What does quicken mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. The European rowan tree.

Definition of the verb quicken

What does quicken mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: quickened | quickening | quickens

  1. move faster
  2. make keen or more acute
  3. give life or energy to
    • syntax: the same syntax as for the sense 1
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • synonym of quicken: invigorate
    • more generic words: excite / stimulate = act as a stimulant
  4. show signs of life
    • example: the fetus quickened
    • lexical domain: Body Actions - verbs of grooming, dressing and bodily care
    • more generic word: move = move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
  5. give new life or energy to

Alternative definition of the verb quicken

verb

  1. [transitive, now literary] To give life to; to animate, make alive, revive. [definition from 14th c.]
  2. [intransitive, now literary] To come back to life, receive life. [definition from 14th c.]
  3. [transitive] To make quicker; to hasten, speed up. [definition from 17th c.]
  4. [intransitive] To become faster. [definition from 17th c.]

Explanation

Quicken is a personal finance management tool developed by Intuit, Inc.

  • developer: Intuit
  • genre: Accounting software
  • license: Proprietary software
  • official website: quicken.intuit.com

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Quicken

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Google previewQuicken All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies (2006)

by Gail Perry

Getting into Quicken is a straightforward affair.

Google previewComputers For Seniors For Dummies (2015)

by Nancy C. Muir

For example, Quicken is a financial management program you can use to balance your checkbook or keep track of your home inventory for insurance purposes. The software used to run your computer is the operating system. Some examples ...

Google previewThe Everything Guide to Mortgages Book (2008)

Find the perfect loan to finance the home of your dreams by Lisa Holton

Quicken is the market leader, but there are other programs that will do the trick. This will not only help you get a net-worth snapshot, it will train you to record your daily spending and budget your spending as a whole. chapTer : preparing To ...

Google previewDigital Literacy For Dummies (2014)

by Faithe Wempen

For example, Quicken is a financial management program you can use to balance your checkbook or keep track of your home inventory for insurance purposes. Some programs come preinstalled on your computer. For example, a computer ...

Google previewLaptops and Tablets For Seniors For Dummies (2011)

by Nancy C. Muir

For example, Quicken is a financial-management program you can use to balance your checkbook or keep track of your home inventory for insurance purposes. Some programs come preinstalled on your laptop; you can buy and install other ...

Google previewConnected Consumer and the Future of Financial Services

by Patrick Molineux

Quicken is the first lender to offer a mobile app for getting a ...

Google previewPocket Your Dollars (2012)

5 Attitude Changes That Will Help You Pay Down Debt, Avoid Financial Stress, & Keep More of What You Make by Carrie Rocha

com is an Internet-based software, Quicken is a PC- or Mac-based software that is installed on a computer. Although it does not automatically import your transactions like Mint.com, you can import your transaction data in a number ...

Google previewTOEIC (1997)

The Best Test Preparation for the Test of English for International Communication by Janet Belkin, Marc Davis, Heather Craven, F. Giollombardo, L. Kalmanson, Johanna Pugni, Frances Reed, Sylvia Plapinger, Dianne Ramdeholl, Linda Robbian, Lynn Stafford-Yilmaz, Rita Wilensky

quicken is a verb. 10. The safety inspector made a examination of the industrial accident site. (A) thorough (B) throw (C) threw (D) through Answer: (A) is correct. Thorough is an adjective. Choice (B) throw is a verb. Choice (C) threw ...

Google previewThe Bookman (1893)

Quicken is the old Irish name for the mountain ash. The Dark Joan mentioned in the last verse is a. famous faery who often goes about the roads disguised as a clutch of chickens. N iam is the famous and beautiful faery who carried Oisin into ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge. [With] Supp (1816)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

[calx viva, Latis; Living plants after a while into worms, which they kill with means of magnesia, the calcareous earth su»» wine when they begin to quicken. Sandys. — The precipitated from lime-water ; and this JBB J heart is ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

QUICHUAS–QUICKEN. QUICHUAS, or QUITOs: Peruvian nation, dwelling originally on the upper courses of the Pachachaca and the Apurimac rivers. At the time of the Spanish conquest the Q. were the nost numerous of the 6 tribes of Peru ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Language of Shakspeare (1868)

by Swynfen Jervis

To Quicken.

Google previewDictionary of Acronyms and Technical Abbreviations (2001)

For Information and Communication Technologies and Related Areas by J. Vlietstra

Cost, Service QDEBUG Quick diagnostic Debugging program qdi quicken dictionary (file extension indicator) QDL Quartz Delay Line QDOS Quick and Dirty Operating System qdt quicken data (file extension indicator) QE Quality Extract QE ...

Google previewLinux Dictionary

by Binh Nguyen

Data file (Quicken) From Whatis−Extensions http://www.tldp.org/LDP/Linux− Dictionary/html/index.html .QDK Backup of startup files...

QDT Data file from the Quicken UK Accountancy/Tax/Invoice program (QuickBooks) From Whatis− Extensions ...

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Usage statistics about quicken

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb quicken:

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Small photo of BROOKLYN, MI - JUN 17, 2012: Joey Logano (20) races in the Quicken Loans 400 at the Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, MI on June 17, 2012.Small photo of BROOKLYN, MI - JUN 17, 2012: Trevor Bayne (21) races in the Quicken Loans 400 at the Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, MI on June 17, 2012.Small photo of CLEVELAND - AUGUST 15: Quicken Loans Arena in the center of Cleveland. The stadium was opened in 1994. Seen during summer evening of August 15, 2012 with the Cleveland skyscrapers in the background.Small photo of CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 17, 2016: Quicken Loans Arena (the Q) and Progressive Field on the Cuyahoga River. The Q is the home of the NBA champion Cavaliers and site of the Republican National Convention.Small photo of CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 17, 2016: Quicken Loans Arena (the Q) from the Cuyahoga River. The Q is the home of the new NBA champion Cavaliers; it will host the Republican National Convention in July.Small photo of CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 28, 2016: View of Cleveland's riverfront with colorful Terminal Tower and Quicken Loans Arena (the Q), the site of the NBA Finals and of the Republican National Convention in July.Small photo of Cleveland, OH July 19, 2016: Republican National Convention - Protesters march down Prospect ave on their way to the entrance of the security perimeter of Quicken Loans Arena More...

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Quotes about Quicken

Subsequent to the original Quicken, the whole idea that we, as a consumer products company, could actually make business products, that was a whole revolution in our thinking. (Scott Cook)
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Scrabble value of Q10U1I1C3K5E1N1

The value of this 7-letter word is 22 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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