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fast one

a clever and devious trick. (Compare this with pull a fast one.) That was a fast one. I didn't know you were so devious. This was the last fast one like that you'll ever catch me with.
See also: fast, one

fast one

1. n a fast act of sex; a quickie; a quick one. I think we’ve got time for a fast one!
2. n. a fast or quickly performed activity, such as eating or drinking something. Here’s a tavern. You got time for a fast one?
3. n. a clever and devious trick. (see also pull a fast one.) That was a fast one. I didn’t know you were so devious.
See also: fast, one
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To suggest that Llanelli were pulling a fast one is offensive and so far wide of the mark as to be laughable.
If you truly want to thwart sex norms, don't pull a fast one on your blameless privates.
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It appears he only says and does the things that he thinks will win him the next General Election, and in this case pull a fast one on David Cameron.
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If you truly want to thwart gender norms, don't pull a fast one on the dictionary or your poor blameless privates.
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