breakneck

[ breyk-nek ]SEE DEFINITION OF breakneck

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BREAKNECK

God send, at least, it might be Marius who rode thus, at such a breakneck pace.

But there was more than blankets in the buggy that came up at breakneck speed.

The illusion was that of plunging earthward at breakneck speed.

Straight down you go, no matter of how breakneck a character the declivity may be.

Along the Inca road the little party hurried at breakneck speed.

Thinking to harry the colonel, Bob began to spur his horse to breakneck speed.

Stretching their necks, they clattered along at a breakneck speed.

We were afraid of silences, and skipped from topic to topic at breakneck speed.

In this fashion she was being driven at breakneck speed across the Gulf.

I have ridden at breakneck speed—God be praised, I am in time!

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