Definition of at speed in English:

at speed

  • Quickly: a car flashed past them at speed
    More example sentences
    • The Shannon airport police van approaches at speed, emergency lights flashing.
    • However, when you have 14 or 15 stone moving around at speed and hitting you, it's going to take its toll.
    • The driver, who was also wearing a balaclava, drove away at speed.
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