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synonyms for barrelling

  • abrupt
  • expeditious
  • hasty
  • nimble
  • quick
  • rapid
  • speedy
  • sudden
  • unexpected
  • cracking
  • express
  • fleet
  • flying
  • precipitate
  • prompt
  • ready
  • screaming
  • short
  • spanking
  • alacritous
  • breakneck
  • double-quick
  • fleet-footed
  • headlong
  • hurried
  • in nothing flat
  • like crazy
  • like mad
  • on the double
  • pronto
  • shaking a leg
  • short-lived
  • snappy
  • speedball
  • supersonic
  • winged

antonyms for barrelling

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  • delayed
  • expected
  • lazy
  • leisurely
  • slow
  • sluggish
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How to use barrelling in a sentence

Each canister is a little larger than a nuclear fuel rod assembly—more like a glove around the spent fuel than the vast barrels at San Onofre—and they are shuttled down the hole in a chain of two or three.
FINDING HOMES FOR THE WASTE THAT WILL (PROBABLY) OUTLIVE HUMANITYKATIE MCLEANOCTOBER 21, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
While the price has recovered from April’s negative price plunge, per-barrel it is still down about 38% from the start of the year.
SHELL ANNOUNCES BIG LAYOFFS AS THE PRICE OF ITS NET-ZERO RESTRUCTURING PLAN BECOMES CLEARERKDUNN6SEPTEMBER 30, 2020FORTUNE
One argument the industry likes to make is that Alberta’s oil sands have dramatically reduced their emissions per barrel, which have historically been among the highest in the world.
AFTER THE BOOM: CANADA’S OIL CAPITAL FACES AN UNCERTAIN FUTUREKDUNN6SEPTEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
The Alberta government estimated in 2019 that the most expensive mining-style projects’ initial break-even price is as steep as $75 or $85 per barrel.
AFTER THE BOOM: CANADA’S OIL CAPITAL FACES AN UNCERTAIN FUTUREKDUNN6SEPTEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
CalGEM got revenue too — the agency is completely funded by the industry it regulates, and this year will receive 67 cents for every barrel of oil produced.
OIL COMPANIES ARE PROFITING FROM ILLEGAL SPILLS. AND CALIFORNIA LETS THEM.BY JANET WILSON, THE DESERT SUN, AND LYLLA YOUNES, PROPUBLICASEPTEMBER 18, 2020PROPUBLICA
But then after three weeks or a months barrelling, you must bottle it.
THE CLOSET OF SIR KENELM DIGBY KNIGHT OPENEDKENELM DIGBY
This must have been stronger stuff than molasses and water, to have been worth barrelling and sending across the water.
CUSTOMS AND FASHIONS IN OLD NEW ENGLANDALICE MORSE EARLE
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