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Synonyms for breakneck

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Synonyms for breakneck

characterized by great celerity

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Words related to breakneck

moving at very high speed

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KEIR MCALLISTER SNAFU Breakneck Comedy in association presents Keir McAllister plus special guests at Snafu Nightclub.
FEBRUARY 2 Breakneck Comedy, Blue Lamp, Aberdeen 8.30pm.
Over the next three hours other tales ensued, delivered at breakneck speed, including the wonderful story of how he was invited to front the great 70s punk band The Ruts for a one-off gig.
Anything but a breakneck gallop would be in favour of Mustameet, who would have the better turn of foot, and for that reason he is the selection.
Reich creates believable characters and writes with breakneck pace and a kick like a bazooka.
One might guess that the dancers were trying to hurl their limbs from their bodies in whipped spins, knee slides, and breakneck leaps.
Companies are merging and breaking apart at breakneck speeds, leaving complex real estate holdings to be sorted out.
Taking these homophobic scenarios to perverse extremes, the group's breakneck scene changes and manic performances highlight the absurdity of these cliches, as each of the play's five little orphans moves from unfortunate romance to tragic end.
20 APRIL BREAKNECK COMEDY THE BLUE LAMP Breakneck comedy @ The Blue Lamp Aberdeen Featuring: The Reverend Obadiah Steppenwolf III / Gus Lymburn (mc) Plus Special Guests.
JANUARY 15 Breakneck Comedy, Snafu, Aberdeen Starts 8.30pm.
This superb sequel sees Nathan Drake on a new breakneck, globe-trotting quest to solve the mystery of Marco Polo's last voyage.
For that reason, I'd rather side with Fractured Foxy, who will be well suited by a breakneck gallop, as she showed when scoring over 6f here last time.
It is described as a "breakneck comedy" and was screened in Boston yesterday.
Hans van Manen's way of moving expresses a subtlety that is sometimes not in view in this generation." The piece, to excerpts from Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki's Concerto for Harpsichord and Strings and Three Pieces in the Old Style, is languorous--a clear departure from the breakneck dancing and speedy choreography that has lately been the company's forte.
And, each of us has seen how new and radical computer technologies relentlessly reshape our daily lives and move us into the future at breakneck speed.