Definition of 'quick on the uptake'
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Some dogs are quicker on the uptake than others. THE DOG LISTENER: Learning the Language of your Best Friend (2002)He was quick on the uptake. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I was quick on the uptake and worked that one out for myself. The Sun (2013)I reckon they know more and are generally quicker on the uptake than we were at their age. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They need to be able to challenge constructively, be quick on the uptake and willing to commit serious time. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You're quick on the uptake, good to know and interesting company. The Sun (2015)With all this technology coming at us, we are in danger of becoming so quick on the uptake that we are missing half the point. Times, Sunday Times (2008)If they are not equipped with the necessary skills when they accept their first board appointment, they will need to be quick on the uptake. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But he's going to have to be much quicker on the uptake as this week's guest host. The Sun (2007)You thrive on such challenges, but others aren't as quick on the uptake, and are having trouble understanding what you're up to. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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