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gallop through sth

informal
phrasal verb with gallop uk   us   /ˈɡæl.əp/ verb
to perform, read, or do something very quickly and without enough care: They often gallop through ten news items in 20 minutes.
Translations of “gallop through sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 匆匆地做, 草草地讀, 走馬觀花地看…
in Chinese (Simplified) 匆匆地做, 草草地读, 走马观花地看…
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