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high gear

A state of maximum activity, energy, or force. For example, His mind was in high gear as he studied for the medical exam, or The political campaign is finally moving into high gear. This expression alludes to the high gear of an engine transmission, used at the fastest speeds.
See also: gear, high
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About High Gear Media High Gear Media is a vertical media company publishing engaging, premium automotive content on some of the Web's fastest growing automotive media brands--on desktop and mobile devices.
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The 2012 Ford Focus has great looks, gas mileage and handling, plus some of the most advanced technology features in its class," according to Marty Padgett, editorial director of High Gear Media.
With complex coordinations, flawless partnering, and perfect unison, the dancers displayed technical prowess and gutsy risk-taking in this ballet of shifting opposites, working such polar concepts as on/off balance, extraordinary/pedestrian, at rest/in high gear, delicate/powerful and center/periphery.
That put everyone in high gear, from performers and the production crew to security personnel and satellite coordinators.
With the economy in high gear, we think communities like Ludlow offer tremendous growth potential for our business," asserted Manhattan Mortgage Chairman and CEO Melissa Cohn, who noted that her firm's four-year-old Water Mill office in the Hamptons, another second home market, was easily the fastest growing branch in her company.
RNT, which develops and manufactures its patented NanoFoil(R) technology to precisely control the instantaneous release of heat energy for reaction initiation and joining applications, is taking steps to dramatically strengthen the company's position as commercial expansion shifts into high gear.
Car shoppers want to see trusted opinions from a variety of sources, but trudging around the Web comparing reviews one by one is hard work," said Matt Heist, CEO of High Gear Media, The Car Connection's parent company.
Today companies in the US, Japan, and Europe are in high gear to take advantage of the benefits that smart antennas promise.
The Car Connection is part of High Gear Media, a premium automotive digital media company publishing sites including Motor Authority, Green Car Reports, All Cars Electric, Family Car Guide, and All Car Tech.
Diddy'' Combs is kicking his get-out-the-vote campaign into high gear with the announcement of a fund-raising division.
It was one of the highlights of the evening, which took a while to kick into high gear.
The site is part of High Gear Media, a vertical publishing company publishing more premium automotive content than anyone in the world.
As if there isn't enough local coverage of the recall election, national coverage is in high gear this weekend as well.
The identification of the levers that determine whether FTTH deployment is kicked into high gear or is left to languish on company drawing boards;