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double time

[ duhb-uh l-tahym ]SEE DEFINITION OF double time

Synonyms for double time

  • double march
  • double-quick
  • forced march
  • haste
  • on the double
  • slow jog
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After that it's twenty-three, forty-six, double time for yours.

Erica read steadily on, though every pulse in her beat at double time.

Salutes are not rendered when marching in double time or at the trot or gallop.

It was the famous "Legion's breakfast," the lung-training of "double time."

Ten Eyck scooped Alice off the floor and danced in double time.

Give them "Double Time" for twenty steps twice during the march.

His heart was beating at double time; he was very happy: he was serenading girls at a fraternity dance.

By a dashing charge on double time they passed it under exulting hurrahs and most gallant work, and gained the west bank.

“Forward, double time; march,” and Captain Sever was off with his company—superb fighting machine—for the line of battle.

The recruit was taught the correct manner of salute, right and left face, about face, and double time.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DOUBLE TIME

fast forward

nounfunction of going forward quickly
  • double time
  • full speed
  • maximum speed

rapid

adjectivevery quick
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