Share this entry
American English: /ˌlɪkədiˈsplɪt/
British English: /ˌlɪkətɪˈsplɪt/

Translation of lickety-split in Spanish:


(American English) [colloquial]
  • 1 (full speed)
    a todo lo que da [colloquial]
    a todo gas [colloquial]
    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.
Definition of lickety-split in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources