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go great guns

old-fashioned informal to go ​fast or ​successfully: For the first 400 ​metres he was going great ​guns, but then he ​fell and that ​lost him the ​race.
(Definition of go great guns from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “go great guns”
in Chinese (Simplified) 做得快, 顺利, 成功…
in Chinese (Traditional) 做得快, 順利, 成功…
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