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Wordnet 3.0


1. marked by speed and efficiency;

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Expeditious \Ex`pe*di"tious\, a. Possessed of, or characterized by, expedition, or efficiency and rapidity in action; performed with, or acting with, expedition; quick; having celerity; speedily; as, an expeditious march or messenger. -- Ex`pe*di"tious*ly, adv. -- Ex`pe*di"tious*ness, n. Syn: Prompt; ready; speedy; alert. See Prompt. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

expeditious adj 1: marked by speed and efficiency
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

66 Moby Thesaurus words for "expeditious": agile, alacritous, alert, apt, breakneck, brisk, cursory, dashing, decisive, diligent, dispatchful, double-quick, eagle-winged, effective, effectual, efficacious, efficient, express, fast, festinate, feverish, fleet, flying, furious, galloping, hair-trigger, hasty, headlong, hurried, hustling, immediate, instant, instantaneous, last-minute, light of heel, light-footed, lively, mercurial, nimble, nimble-footed, on the spot, passing, precipitate, prompt, punctual, quick, quick as lightning, quick as thought, rapid, ready, reckless, running, sharp, slap-bang, slapdash, smart, snap, snappy, spanking, speedy, spry, summary, superficial, swift, urgent, winged