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Synonyms for expeditious
ˌɛk spɪˈdɪʃ əsex·pe·di·tious

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. expeditious

    Active refers to both quickness and constancy of action; in the former sense it is allied with agile, alert, brisk, etc.; in the latter, with busy, diligent, industrious. The active love employment, the busy are actually employed, the diligent and the industrious are habitually busy. The restless are active from inability to keep quiet; their activity may be without purpose, or out of all proportion to the purpose contemplated. The officious are undesirably active in the affairs of others. Compare ALERT; ALIVE; MEDDLESOME.

    Synonyms:
    active, agile, alert, brisk, bustling, busy, diligent, energetic, industrious, lively, mobile, nimble, officious, prompt, quick, ready, restless, sprightly, spry, supple, vigorous, wide awake

    Antonyms:
    dull, heavy, idle, inactive, indolent, inert, lazy, quiescent, quiet, slow, sluggish, stupid

    Preposition:
    Active in work, in a cause; for an object, as for justice; with persons or instrumentalities; about something, as about other people's business.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. expeditiousadjective

    marked by speed and efficiency

    Antonyms:
    inefficient

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. expeditiousadjective

    Synonyms:
    speedy, quick, hasty

  2. expeditiousadjective

    Synonyms:
    prompt, swift, punctual, diligent, nimble, alert

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "expeditious":

    rapid, quick, speedy, fast, prompt, rapidly, swift, expedited, expedient, diligent, early, timely

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How to use expeditious in a sentence?

  1. District Attorney George Gascón:

    In order to ensure our criminal justice system is fair and equitable, my office is conducting an immediate assessment of every prosecution within the past 10 years where these officers were involved, this is a shameful incident that the public deserves to have addressed in a meaningful and expeditious manner.

  2. Mike Pompeo:

    I am not going to put a timeline on it, whether that's two months, six months, we are committed to moving forward in an expeditious moment to see if we can achieve what both leaders set out to do.

  3. Lavern Rushin:

    Today, we are thankful that Governor Northam granted Matthew Rushin's pardon in an expeditious manner, this is the first step in proving that Matthew Rushin did not have malicious intent.

  4. Ken Cuccinelli:

    That's the way the law is designed, it's intended to be an expeditious process.

  5. Marcelo Ebrard:

    The president has instructed me to ensure that Mexico's indignation translates into... efficient, prompt, expeditious and forceful legal actions for Mexico to take a role and demand that conditions are established that protect... Mexicans in the United States.

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