full pelt


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(at) full pelt/steam/tilt

  (informal)
as fast as possible He was going full pelt down the motorway but he still didn't make it to the airport in time.
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During the circuit session at Goodwood it was showing an average of just 10mpg and that was not at full pelt because of the weather.
This black comedy does not hold back as it goes full pelt into that genre and the film will most definitely appeal to lovers of oddball horrors.
The tigers will be surrounded with 3mm mesh which can hold out impact from a tiger running at full pelt and can deal with all weather conditions for 100 years.
Shields continued: "I'm not saying we weren't going full pelt for the Munster final, but, unfortunately, that didn't work out for us.
And that is exactly what Ferguson needs at this time of the season, with his side going full pelt for the treble on the back of seven straight wins, their best sequence of the entire campaign.
Someone with his pace, his trickery and the way he can deliver a ball, whether it be from a set-piece or at full pelt, is always a danger.
I'm not saying he's got a field full of patio heaters on full pelt every night.
Of course it's all hogwash, but that doesn't stop General Hopgood (Stephen Lang) rising from his desk in the amusing opening sequence, announcing loudly, "I'm going into the next office", then running full pelt at a solid wall.
In Kightly's case, it is impossible for someone back after six months out to play 70 minutes at full pelt, then another 70 on Sunday.
We had to start at full pelt and too many players failed to do that.
Anyway I have always believed that when you try to save players it does not work out, so what you have got to do is go full pelt every game.
But there was one move where I had to turn blind and she was running full pelt right into my fist.
MicroStrategy Inc is running full pelt as spending on business intelligence software accelerates as companies endeavor to find out more about their e-commerce customers and seek better competitive advantage from their data.
I well remember going "doon the watter" with my parents and seeing the yards going full pelt.
The visitors started the match playing against a brisk and gusty wind and were 5-0 down in the first five minutes as Tudno T came at them at full pelt with scrum-half Tom T Hocknell going over the whitewash.