adverbNorth American informal
As quickly as possible; immediately: I took off lickety-split across the lawn
More example sentences
- Before you go from 5K runner to marathoner lickety-split, you'll have to address the second tenet of neuromuscular training: teaching your mind to push through pain, because - we won't lie to you - there's a lot of it.
- And yet he's had a very sunny disposition, telling great stories about how everybody is moving through lickety-split.
- The man should be lauded for wanting to get places lickety-split.