like sin

like sin
adverb
with great speed or effort or intensity (Freq. 1)
-

drove like crazy

-

worked like hell to get the job done

-

ran like sin for the storm cellar

-

work like thunder

-

fought like the devil

Usage Domain: ↑colloquialism

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • like sin — seriously, energetically …   English contemporary dictionary

  • We're in Like Sin — Infobox Album | Name = We re In Like Sin Type = Album Artist = Just Surrender Released = 21 August 2007 Recorded = Nada Recording Studios, New Windsor, NY Genre = Pop punk Length = 35:24 Label = Broken English Records Producer = Reviews = * Last… …   Wikipedia

  • like the devil — adverb with great speed or effort or intensity (Freq. 4) drove like crazy worked like hell to get the job done ran like sin for the storm cellar work like thunder fought like the devil • Syn: ↑like hell …   Useful english dictionary

  • like hell — adverb 1. with great speed or effort or intensity (Freq. 2) drove like crazy worked like hell to get the job done ran like sin for the storm cellar work like thunder fought like the devil • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • like crazy — adverb with great speed or effort or intensity drove like crazy worked like hell to get the job done ran like sin for the storm cellar work like thunder fought like the devil • Syn: ↑like hell, ↑like mad, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • like mad — adverb with great speed or effort or intensity (Freq. 1) drove like crazy worked like hell to get the job done ran like sin for the storm cellar work like thunder fought like the devil • Syn: ↑like hell …   Useful english dictionary

  • like thunder — adverb with great speed or effort or intensity (Freq. 2) drove like crazy worked like hell to get the job done ran like sin for the storm cellar work like thunder fought like the devil • Syn: ↑like hell …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sin — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a the breaking of divine or moral law, esp. by a conscious act. b such an act. 2 an offence against good taste or propriety etc. v. (sinned, sinning) 1 intr. commit a sin. 2 intr. (foll. by against) offend. 3 tr. archaic commit (a …   Useful english dictionary

  • sin — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a the breaking of divine or moral law, esp. by a conscious act. b such an act. 2 an offence against good taste or propriety etc. v. (sinned, sinning) 1 intr. commit a sin. 2 intr. (foll. by against) offend. 3 tr. archaic commit (a …   Useful english dictionary

  • like mad — Synonyms and related words: a corps perdu, all to pieces, carelessly, demonically, desperately, fanatically, fiercely, frantically, frenetically, furiously, happen what may, hastily, head over heels, headfirst, headforemost, headlong, heedlessly …   Moby Thesaurus

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”