01.15.20.05 aj
Speedy in action/operation

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01.15.20.05 (aj) Speedy in action/operation. 2017. In The Historical Thesaurus of English, version 4.2. Glasgow: University of Glasgow. Retrieved 28 May 2017, from http://historicalthesaurus.arts.gla.ac.uk/category/?id=84983.

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"01.15.20.05 (aj) Speedy in action/operation." The Historical Thesaurus of English, version 4.2. Glasgow: University of Glasgow, 2017. Web. 28 May 2017. http://historicalthesaurus.arts.gla.ac.uk/category/?id=84983.

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The Historical Thesaurus of English, version 4.2, s.v., "01.15.20.05 (aj) Speedy in action/operation," accessed 28 May 2017, http://historicalthesaurus.arts.gla.ac.uk/category/?id=84983.

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There are 17 words at this level:

hræd OE OED

hieful a1225 OED

graithful a1300 OED

hasty c1340– OED

swift 1340– OED

yeder a1400/50 OED

short 1480–1780 OED

speedy 1529– OED

expedite 1545–a1734 OED

quick a1548– OED

posting c1553– OED

hasting 1632 + 1870 OED

nimble 1707 OED

presto 1767– OED

rushing 1881– OED

quick-action 1909– OED

knife-edge 1969 OED

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