collision course

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a course of a moving object that will lead to a collision if it continues unchanged

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a course of action (following a given idea) that will lead to conflict if it continues unabated

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DIEGO, 2: Overpaid and underperforming, Diego the sabre-toothed tiger barely appears in Collision Course.
Ice Age: Collision Course relies on old tensions between friends and family members to provide the fifth film with a burp of dramatic momentum that quickly dissipates.
Iran's decision to continue to pursue a nuclear programme with a lack of sufficient transparency is steering the region to a dangerous collision course, presenting a real and immediate hard challenge to national security.
This government, which was founded upon the orders from Syria and Hezbollah, is placing Lebanon on collision course with the Arabs and this has never happened since the country's independence," the MP said.
THE head of newly-nationalised mortgage lender Northern Rock was on a collision course with unions last night after the company announced plans to axe more than 2,000 jobs.
Opponents, including the Teamsters Union, worry that drivers forced to swerve around cyclists would place themselves on a collision course with oncoming traffic, especially on narrow roads.
The technology warns pilots when they are on a collision course with the terrain.
EL-HADJI DIOUF remains on collision course with Sam Allardyce and has been left out of the Bol-ton squad for tomorrow's match against Charlton.
Their two careers became set on an unnecessary and unfortunate collision course.
Careful control of the tractor's thrusters would keep the craft close to the asteroid as it slowly pulled the rock off its collision course.
With his graceful shot, this poor boy unknowingly set the middle-school girl world on a collision course with his.
Joe and Candy seem on a collision course with disaster; but their mutual interests may also save them in Kevin Brooks' romance about two very different worlds.
TONY PULIS is on a collision course with Stoke's Icelandic owners over transfer funds which could see him quit.
With the short-term focus of trading desks paying for research, analysts and companies that want long-term investors may be on a collision course.
The fault sent its shuddering waves on a collision course with the Western U.
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