Definitions For Fast


  • Abstaining from food


  • Abstain from eating
  • Abstain from certain foods, as for religious or medical reasons
  • With great speed : in a very short time : very quickly
  • In a quick and intelligent way
  • Quickly and in a way that is meant to deceive or persuade someone
  • To eat no food for a period of time


  • (of a photographic lens or emulsion) causing a shortening of exposure time
  • Unwavering in devotion to friend or vow or cause
  • Securely fixed in place
  • Hurried and brief
  • Unrestrained by convention or morality
  • Resistant to destruction or fading
  • (of surfaces) conducive to rapid speeds


  • Acting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly
  • At a rapid tempo
  • (used of timepieces) indicating a time ahead of or later than the correct time


  • Quickly or rapidly (often used as a combining form)
  • Firmly or closely

Is Fast a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Fast is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Fast in a Sentence

  • She's a very fast runner.
  • We're off to a fast start.
  • We're now experiencing a faster rate of inflation.
  • The boss expects this to be done this afternoon, so you'd better work fast.
  • He ran as fast as he could.
  • This is fast becoming a national problem.
  • She always fasts on Yom Kippur.
  • Patients must fast for six hours before having the procedure.

Synonyms for Fast

Antonyms for Fast

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