Meaning of “like greased lightning” in the English Dictionary


"like greased lightning" in English

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like greased lightning

very fast:

As soon as I mentioned work, he was out of the door like greased lightning!

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

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