full-pelt

full-pelt
fullˈ-peltˈ, fullˈ-speedˈ, fullˈ-splitˈ or full-tiltˈ adverb
With highest speed and impetus
• • •
Main Entry:full

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  • full pelt — (at) full pelt/steam/tilt informal as fast as possible. He was going full pelt down the motorway but he still didn t make it to the airport in time …   New idioms dictionary

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  • at full pelt — (at) full pelt/steam/tilt informal as fast as possible. He was going full pelt down the motorway but he still didn t make it to the airport in time …   New idioms dictionary

  • at full pelt — At full speed ● pelt …   Useful english dictionary

  • (at) full pelt — as fast as possible. → pelt …   English new terms dictionary

  • at full pelt — ► (at) full pelt as fast as possible. Main Entry: ↑pelt …   English terms dictionary

  • pelt — pelt1 [pelt] vt. [LME pelten < ? pelote,PELLET] 1. to throw things at; strike with or as with missiles 2. to beat or pound heavily and repeatedly 3. to throw or cast (missiles) vi. 1. to beat or strike heavily or steadily, as hard rain …   English World dictionary

  • pelt — Ⅰ. pelt [1] ► VERB 1) hurl missiles at. 2) (pelt down) (chiefly of rain) fall very heavily. 3) run very quickly. ● (at) full pelt Cf. ↑full pelt …   English terms dictionary

  • full-speed — fullˈ peltˈ, fullˈ speedˈ, fullˈ splitˈ or full tiltˈ adverb With highest speed and impetus • • • Main Entry: ↑full full speed, full split see ↑full pelt above. • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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