free-wheeling

free-wheeling

mod. lacking restraint; flamboyant and uncontrolled. These high-spending, free-wheeling palm-pressers appear out of nowhere at election time.
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Kerry welcomed what he said was 'a very candid, first time discussion, as open and free-wheeling as this, with all of the key parties at the table simultaneously.
Allana Lim added nine points, while Cindy Resultay hauled down eight rebounds as the free-wheeling squad ran Singapore to the ground and had 27 points off the opponent's 14 turnovers.
Big names such as Eddie Izzard, Al Murray, David Mitchell, Kathy Burke and Alexei Sayle join Alan round a table for unscripted, free-wheeling chat.
Schaffer's free-wheeling style, often described as "jazzy", makes every show different and thrilling.
The revival of the 1970s first struck the catwalk with its free-wheeling easy vibe and has now trickled down to the retail outlets turning regular girls into 'boho babes' overnight.
Lyn Kettle strives to balance the responsibilities of work, marriage, and motherhood; Cat Kettle learns a shocking secret about her own marriage; and the free-wheeling Gemma Kettle contemplates whether all her relationships will last no longer than the turn of the season.
The airline s Chief Executive Officer Ghaith-Al-Gaith, and Senior Vice-President Sudhir Sreedharan in a free-wheeling interaction with Indian media declared doubling of the destinations that flydubai operates to in India and also stressed how flydubai is not in competition with another Dubai-based airline, Emirates.
Free-wheeling Pars on the up says Jim DUNFERMLINE boss Jim Jefferies believes the wheel of fortune has finally turned in his club's favour after the worst year in their history.
Matt Prior offered some resistance with a free-wheeling 69 from 102 balls, his first half-century for England in 17 innings stretching back to Auckland in March, the report said.
Introduction: Ralph Lewin Introduced by the President and CEO of Cal Humanities Ralph Lewin, this free-wheeling conversation between Los Angeles Times book critic (and conference co-organizer) David Ulin and the writer Armistead Maupin will investigate Maupin's body of work and the general landscape of writing about, in, and on San Francisco in the last several decades.
Sprinter Sacre ruthlessly dispatched Sanctuaire and the rest in the Tingle Creek although he touched 2 (SP 4-11) when forced into a mistake down the back by the free-wheeling Sanctuaire, who traded at a low of 1.
Mr Clegg said: "He's very much of the view we've got to go back to the good old British tradition of keeping people's money safe "He thinks that if we mix up free-wheeling investment banking with the old-fashioned High Street banking we all rely on we're mixing businesses which shouldn't be mixed.
With a Zener diode included across the device's bipolar transistor output, the need for an external free-wheeling diode is removed, and by clamping at 6.
The free-wheeling plot centres on a cross-section of New Yorkers and out-of-towners, each of whom faces a momentous decision before midnight.
The free-wheeling Rory O'Moore was nearly half a furlong in front at one stage but Nina Carberry took the bold decision to set off in pursuit and prevailed by a length and a half at the finish.