English version

like greased lightning

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlike greased lightninglike greased lightninginformalFAST/QUICK extremely fast grease
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like greased lightningThey expect the bill to move through Congress like greased lightning.The following passage exemplifies, for Rees, macho characteristics: Clogger moved like greased lightning.
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