1. Describes a billiard table with tightly woven and broken-in (but clean ) cloth (baize), upon which the balls move quicker and farther. See table speed for more information.
2. Producing lively action ; said of cushions or of the balls, in addition to the above , cloth -related definition.
3. Unusually accepting of balls; said of pockets; see pocket speed (sense 1) for more information. "Slow" is the direct opposite of "fast" in all of these usages.