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English definition of “like the clappers”

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like the clappers

UK old-fashioned informal
extremely fast: You'll have to run like the clappers if you want to catch your train.
Translations of “like the clappers”
in Chinese (Traditional) 飛快地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 飞快地…
(Definition of like the clappers from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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