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Synonyms for expeditious
ˌɛk spɪˈdɪʃ əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. expeditious(adj)

    marked by speed and efficiency


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.

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

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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. expeditious(a.)

    speedy, quick, hasty

  2. expeditious(a.)

    prompt, swift, punctual, diligent, nimble, alert

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

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  1. San Francisco-headquartered PG&E:

    This is an important first step toward an orderly, fair and expeditious resolution of wildfire claims and a demonstration of our willingness to work collaboratively with stakeholders to achieve mutually acceptable resolutions, we hope to continue making progress with other stakeholders.

  2. Ken Cuccinelli:

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

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Mark Meadows:

    We're just trying to make sure that we've identified all the legitimate needs that are out there. The President has been very clear about one thing, if they're legitimate needs The President wants to make sure that there's enough money there to take care of those needs. And The President wants to be, not only expeditious in that deployment of funds, but also make sure that people do not use this funding mechanism as a way to just fund some pet project that may not be a priority for the vast majority of the American people.

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