Definition of "quick-release" []

  • (of part of a device, etc) capable of being detached quickly and easily (adjective)
  • (of food, chemicals, etc) able to release energy quickly (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "quick-release" in a sentence
  • "Furthermore, that night's stunt required a quick-release mechanism on his safety harness so he could hit the mat in comedic fashion."
  • "Adding the German-engineered KLICKfix quick-release coupler lets you attach the basket to your bike's handlebars with a snap and release it with the push of a button."
  • "The Alpe d'Huez and the Stelvio are among the familiar names, but the authors also draw our attention to La Redoute, where Bernard Hinault permanently lost the feeling in two fingers in sub-zero conditions during the 1980 Liège-Bastogne-Liège classic, and the Croce d'Aune, the pass in the Dolomites where a mishap in 1927 inspired Tullio Campagnolo to invent the quick-release wheel, a boon to every subsequent rider."
  • "A nine-foot-long "cargo" bicycle that has a super-stiff 48-pound frame, built in dynamo powered lights, a wood platform that can maneuver agilely while carrying 400 lbs., and quick-release wheels."
  • "Kristen Teffeteller in Tennessee is sharing the news about her quick-release connectors for hoop making."