Definition of fast-growing in English:



  • Increasing in size at a rapid rate.

    ‘the fast-growing organic food market’
    ‘fast-growing crops’
    ‘one of the fastest growing economies in Europe’
    • ‘I wanted to work in a different, fast-growing industry on exciting products—computer games seemed like the obvious choice.’
    • ‘The fast-growing, young advertising agency called for maximum design creativity, stipulating that communication within the firm and access for clients was more important than departmental hierarchy.’
    • ‘The Midwest is going to be the fastest-growing segment.’
    • ‘Possible low-cost feedstocks include municipal solid waste, switch grass and even fast-growing hardwoods.’
    • ‘This breed is a standard white bird, fast-growing, but not the hardiest thing around.’
    • ‘Oregon law requires fast-growing cities, cities with populations over 25,000, and metropolitan service districts to include enough buildable land for the next 20 years of residential growth within their urban growth boundaries.’
    • ‘Soon, very soon, we will have to recognize that Australia is an off-shore island in an Asia-Pacific world of very dynamic and fast-growing societies and civilisations.’
    • ‘She has opened and paved a way to exploring a fast-growing genre.’
    • ‘The kingela tree found in the savanna is fast-growing.’
    • ‘In the fast-growing town of Nanterre, a fire station has become a new landmark, with a copper-colored facade that changes with the daylight.’
    • ‘Organic milk is now a fast-growing part of the organic foods industry.’
    • ‘We thought this was a very fast-growing market.’
    • ‘They'd like to put attention on that program because it's clearly the fastest-growing demographic segment.’
    • ‘Chinese researchers have also sent them several fungi for screening on "mile-a-minute," a fast-growing vine with sharp spines.’
    • ‘In fact, it is one of the fastest-growing US food markets, outpacing the growth of the cheddar and mozzarella markets.’
    • ‘Across the United States, wind power is the fastest-growing electric power source.’
    • ‘Its annual growth rate over the last two years has been over 50 per cent per annum which puts it as the fastest-growing industry in the country.’
    • ‘Keeping poultry is currently the fastest-growing hobby in the country and membership of the Poultry Club of Great Britain has increased 15 per cent on last year.’
    flourishing, burgeoning, thriving, prospering, prosperous, successful, strong, vigorous, buoyant
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