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English definition of “as fast as your legs would carry you”

as fast as your legs would carry you

as quickly as possible : He scuttled back into the house as fast as his legs would carry him.Fast and rapidShort in time Grammar:Fast, quick or quickly?Fast and quick mean moving with great speed. Fast is both an adjective and an adverb. Quick is an adjective and the adverb form is quickly.
(Definition of as fast as your legs would carry you from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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