deprisa
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “de prisa.”
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (rapidly)
a. fast
Si hablas tan deprisa, no puedo comprenderte.If you speak so fast, I can't understand you.
b. quickly
Vístete deprisa o llegaremos tarde a la cena.Get dressed quickly or we'll be late for the dinner.
c. hurriedly
Hace la tarea deprisa y sin poner ninguna atención.He does his homework hurriedly and without paying proper attention.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
2. (expressing haste)
a. quick
¡Deprisa! La película está a punto de comenzar.Quick! The movie is about to start!
b. hurry
¡Deprisa! Corre más rápido o perderemos el tren.Hurry! Run faster or we'll miss the train.
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deprisa
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. fast, quickly
¡deprisa!quick!
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deprisa
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