fast and furious


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fast and furious

Cliché very rapidly and with unrestrained energy. Her work in the kitchen was fast and furious, and it looked lovely when she finished. Everything was going so fast and furious at the store during the Christmas rush that we never had time to eat lunch.
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fast and furious

quickly and with excitement and energy Changes came fast and furious in the early days of the program.
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fast and furious

if an activity is fast and furious, it is done quickly and with a lot of energy The first half of the game was fast and furious with both teams scoring three goals each.
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fast and furious

Swiftly, intensely and energetically, as in The storm moved in fast and furious, or The sale was going fast and furious, attracting large crowds. This phrase is also often applied to intense gaiety, as when it was first recorded in Robert Burns's poem "Tam o' Shanter" (1793): "The mirth and fun grew fast and furious."
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Although the Garland gunman was not connected with Fast and Furious, because he was allowed to buy a handgun after a reported delay was placed on the transaction, we think Congress has good reason to ask more questions about the operation.
One ATF agent even called Fast and Furious the 'perfect storm of idiocy,' and we're inclined to agree.
This small clip of what is to come in Fast and Furious 7 is something I never saw coming, Fast and Furious meets Transporter will be the best thing that has ever happened to cinema.
In opening remarks, Holder denounced the tactic of gun-walking as "unacceptable" and said Fast and Furious "should never have happened, and it must never happen again.
Fast and Furious was a "local, Arizona-based operation," he told lawmakers, and it "was a flawed response to, not the cause of, the flow of illegal guns from the United States into Mexico.
When news of Fast and Furious first made headlines early this year, Holder was called to testify before a Senate subcommittee.
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Send your answer along with your full name, address and daytime contact number to; Fast and Furious Competition, Coventry Evening Telegraph, PO Box 109, Coventry CV1 1FP to reach us no later than noon on July 24.
Three years later, the Justice Department is still trying to silence whistle-blower accounts of Operation Fast and Furious because they're embarrassing for the department,'' Issa said in a statement.
Fast and Furious remained winless in four starts since arriving from France when he finished sixth in the July 3 American Invitational Handicap at Hollywood.
13 /PRNewswire/ -- Packed with all-new explosive bonus features, an adrenaline-pumping sneak peek of the theatrical release of Fast & Furious AND movie money to see the film in theaters starting April 3, all three titles in The Fast and Furious film series roar onto Blu-ray(TM) Hi-Def for the first time and DVD as Limited Editions from Universal Studios Home Entertainment on March 24, 2009.
Summary: Vin Diesel sped in to London's Leicester Square for the UK premiere of his latest movie Fast and Furious.
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4 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Pictures has joined forces with San Diego-based promoter Positive Entertainment to present The Fast and Furious Music Tour, a series of all-day events that will bring the lifestyle celebrated in Universal Pictures' hit film franchise to cities across the U.
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