a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat);
"if I had the chance I'd do it in a flash"
raise with a line;
"trice a window shade"
hoist up or in and lash or secure with a small rope
- I'll be with you in a trice.
- In a trice, he was gone.
- The big sail won't stay in position unless you trice it up.
We were at Stratford in a trice.出自： J. R. Ackerley
He saw where he had gone wrong and fixed it in a trice.出自： G. Daly