Meaning of “like a streak of lightning” in the English Dictionary

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"like a streak of lightning" in British English

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like a streak of lightning

informal

extremely quickly:

She grabbed the money and ran out of the shop like a streak of lightning.

(Definition of “like a streak of lightning” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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