quick + step.
quickstep (plural quicksteps)
- A fast foxtrot noted for its complex and intricate footwork.
quickstep (third-person singular simple present quicksteps, present participle quickstepping, simple past and past participle quickstepped)
- To dance the quickstep.
- To move with a hurried step.
2009, Dana Stabenow, Whisper to the Blood, →ISBN, page 164:
"Nice to see you, too, Vidar" , Kate said, and she and Mutt quickstepped inside.