What does Speedy mean?

Definitions for Speedy
ˈspi dispeedy

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Speedy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rapid, speedyadjective

    characterized by speed; moving with or capable of moving with high speed

    "a rapid movement"; "a speedy car"; "a speedy errand boy"

  2. quick, speedyadjective

    accomplished rapidly and without delay

    "was quick to make friends"; "his quick reaction prevented an accident"; "hoped for a speedy resolution of the problem"; "a speedy recovery"; "he has a right to a speedy trial"


  1. speedyadjective

    Characterized by a rapid or swift motion.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Speedyadjective

    Quick; swift; nimble; quick of dispatch.

    Etymology: from speed.

    How near’s the other army?
    - Near, and on speedy foot: the main descry
    Stands on the hourly thought. William Shakespeare, King Lear.

    Back with speediest sail
    Zophiel, of cherubim the swiftest wing,
    Came flying. John Milton, Paradise Lost.

    Let it be enough what thou hast done,
    When spotted deaths ran arm’d through ev’ry street,
    With poison’d darts, which not the good could shun,
    The speedy could outfly, or valiant meet. Dryden.


  1. speedy

    Speedy generally refers to something or someone moving quickly, or capable of moving, acting, or happening quickly. In another sense, it can also refer to a process or task being accomplished in a relatively short amount of time or happening without delay.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Speedy

    not dilatory or slow; quick; swift; nimble; hasty; rapid in motion or performance; as, a speedy flight; on speedy foot

  2. Etymology: [AS. spdyg.]


  1. Speedy

    Speedy is a Puerto Rican Reggaeton artist. In 2005, he released a remix of the single "Siéntelo" which was originally recorded for the 2001 various artists compilation, Sandunguero by DJ Blass. The remix featured Lumidee and hit the Top 10 in Belgium, Finland, France, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Other artists he has worked with include Plan B, Daddy Yankee and Lito & Polaco. Speedy is currently working on new mixtapes for his label Yoko-Joe Records.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Speedy is ranked #38532 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Speedy surname appeared 574 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Speedy.

    96.1% or 552 total occurrences were White.
    2.9% or 17 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Speedy in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Speedy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Speedy in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Sanchez:

    My father and the rest of my family are praying for everyone's speedy recovery and our concerns and thoughts are with the victims.

  2. Chuck Schumer:

    I spoke with Paul Pelosi earlier this morning and conveyed my deepest concern and heartfelt wishes to Paul Pelosi husband and their family, and I wish him a speedy recovery.

  3. Muhidin Libah:

    The life was too speedy, no one had a minute to talk to you, i called a friend in Auburn, Maine, and he said, 'this is a little better.'.

  4. Natalie Khawam:

    My clients, the Guillen family, and I believe that Cecily Aguilar is guilty. When the U.S. Attorney called me yesterday to tell us the news, we felt some relief knowing that justice is underway, we pray that this trial does not drag on but rather is put on a speedy trial calendar so that justice is not delayed. Vanessa was brutally murdered, in a way no one should ever be taken from this Earth.

  5. Kevin Gough:

    William Bryan has committed no crime. We look forward to a fair and speedy trial, and to the day when William Bryan is released and reunited with William Bryan family.

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