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fast lane

División en sílabas: fast lane

Definición de fast lane en inglés:

sustantivo

1A lane of a highway for use by traffic that is moving faster than the rest.
Example sentences
  • Speeding should be left on the race track not the local high housing estate or the fast lane of the motorway.
  • If there is someone slower than you already overtaking in the middle lane you move into the fast lane.
  • One morning I saw a guy galloping down the fast lane of the motorway on a horse!
1.1A situation in which life is hectic or highly pressured: his face showed the strain of a life lived in the fast lane [as modifier]: a youth culture of fast-lane living
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Instant noodles can be found in the kitchen cupboard of most families, especially those who live in the fast lane, because they are quick and easy to prepare.
  • But, as he readily admits, he spent a lot more time living in the fast lane off the court than playing in it on the court.

Frases

life in the fast lane

1
An exciting and eventful lifestyle, especially one bringing wealth and success.

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