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barrel along

To move very quickly, perhaps in a turbulent or uncontrolled manner. The tour bus was just barreling along the highway when it suddenly hit the guardrail.
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barrel along

to move along rapidly. The car was barreling along at a fairly rapid clip. Don't barrel along so fast that you miss the turn.
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Between The Ditches (their 2012 album) doesn't keep it in the road - it takes up both lanes as it barrels along."
Open space should be with hard standing (pcc/rcc) leveled and without water logging and suitable for storing lubricating oil in barrels along with an office block of 20sq.
In the mouth the initial citrus zip barrels along with an assured mineral tone which dries off the palate.
So, when Brendle arrives back home with the day's haul, he dumps the oil into 50-gallon barrels along the inside wall of the waste-oil burner house.
Fallon's characterisation is always spot-on and this book is no different, with well drawn out characters and a tight plot that barrels along towards a brilliant climax.
When I started getting budget money I included electropolishing the bores of poorly performing barrels along with fire lapping.
According to the US Energy Information Administration, or EIA, Venezuela holds the sixth-largest shale oil reserves with 13.4 billion barrels along with 167 trillion cubic feet of shale gas reserves.
The acquisition snowball in the medtech sector that started at the top of the hill last year continues its roll, grabbing big names as it barrels along and, without a doubt, reshaping the face of the medical device market.
reserves of 101,500 million barrels along with proven natural gas reserves of 1,784 billion cubic metres.
UNIFIL TCC's clearance has also facilitated the construction of 300 marker barrels along the Blue Line, supporting security in the region in accordance with UN Security Council Resolution 1701.
It did not disappoint.Even with all that weight, it still barrels along smoothly and confidently.
Douglas Weir added that peacekeepers have placed blue barrels along the Blue Line in order to facilitate the surveillance processes of UNIFIL and Lebanese Army patrols.
If I was a Grinch I'd say some of the dialogue isn't as sharp as it could be and the focus of the festive holidays seems more concerned with recieving than giving but it all barrels along with warmth, peace and goodwill to all mankind.
The liquor is still aged in oak barrels along sugar fields in the northern town of Chichigalpa, where the Pellas family started its first distillery in 1890.
"The deftly plotted story barrels along in more than a hundred short, swift scenes; it moves about as fast as a 500-page novel can.