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A person who makes rapid progress or achieves results quickly, especially in love affairs.
- ‘A happy-go-lucky person, Dethan says that he has always been a fast worker.’
- ‘Known as a fast worker, Al was quite capable of already having a woman in his room… but making a porno home video?’
- ‘When he visited last year's Edinburgh Film Festival, Fresnadillo was beginning to turn his thoughts towards what he might do for an encore but admits he is anything but a fast worker.’
- ‘A fast worker who relies on the defense rather than strikeouts, Baldwin is displaying superb control.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.