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Definición de “like greased lightning” en inglés

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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