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go hell for leather

To move, act, or do something very quickly or as quickly as possible. When her ex-boyfriend walked into the party, Patty went hell for leather to get out of there.
See also: hell, leather
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LITTLE Mix's Jade Thirlwall threw a bootiful birthday bash for her bandmates, and Jesy Nelson went hell for leather in her revealing red latex outfit.
ca SA newly blonde Selena Gomez, 25, (far left) earned her dollars as the face of fashion label Coach, donning a leather biker dress from the brand, while 20-year-old actress and singer Hailee Steinfeld also went hell for leather in open blazer and bralet combo by Mugler, teamed with slicked back hair.
The Scot has made the hard courts of Australia his home since he went hell for leather with then world No.
A group of pensioners were taken into the lab twice a week for six weeks and went hell for leather on an exercise bike for six seconds.
A PUB went hell for leather to help raise money for Prostate Cancer UK.
NICOLE Scherzinger went hell for leather at the X Factor auditions yesterday as she dazzled fans with her latest outfit.
Any idea that the German giants would take it easy ahead of their big date at Wembley was banished as they went hell for leather.
Out of nowhere he just jumped out and he went hell for leather on the window.
Luckily, for me, I managed to open up a gap and once we hit the level I just went hell for leather all the way to the finish.
After letting the handbrake go and slipping the beast into gear I put my foot down and went hell for leather.
They went hell for leather early on, the winner broke the track record and they had the wind behind them.
TWENTY firefighters went hell for leather to Sutton Park this morning to rescue a cow that had fallen down a storm drain.
It was my first time over 12 rounds and I went hell for leather over the first six or seven rounds.
In the closing stages a shot from Gardner from the edge of the box and a Jansson free-kick both brought fine saves from in-form keeper Talia as battling Vale went hell for leather for the equaliser.