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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “at full/half throttle”

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at full/half throttle

at full/half speed or power
以全速/半速;尽全力/以一半的力量
He's working at full throttle (= as hard as he can) to get the job finished.
他正全力以赴完成工作。
The captain of the boat had his engines at full throttle.
船长让船开足马力全速行驶。
Speed of motion
Translations of “at full/half throttle”
in Chinese (Traditional) 以全速/半速, 盡全力/以一半的力量…
(Definition of at full/half throttle from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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