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English definition of “like there is/was no tomorrow”

like there is/was no tomorrow

informal
If someone does something like there is/was no tomorrow, they do it very fast, in large amounts and without thinking carefully: After his win on the lottery, he began spending money like there was no tomorrow.Doing things without fear or proper thoughtHurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and active
(Definition of like there is/was no tomorrow from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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