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breakneck

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˈbreɪk.nek/
carelessly fast and dangerous: They were riding along at breakneck speed/at a breakneck pace.
Translations of “breakneck”
in Chinese (Traditional) 高速而危險的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 高速而危险的…
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