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top speed

adverb as in full blast

adverb as in full throttle

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Example Sentences

Twenty minutes later, U.S. striker Jozy Altidore was barreling down the left sideline at top speed in pursuit of the ball.

As if it weren't cool enough, the jaguar's top speed is 50 miles per hour.

Like his father, he loves riding motorcycles at top speed and driving important visitors through Amman with himself at the wheel.

North of Hot Springs the road was tolerably clear for several miles, and the Comet leaped along it at top speed.

It was the face of a man who ran his mental dynamo at top speed in defiance of nature's laws against speeding.

It moved slowly through the shipping and out until, catching the swell of the channel, it shot ahead at top speed.

When the riders drew near, however, they suddenly swerved and rode around the grove at top speed.

Those already diluted tests of capacity, the questions, dictated their own replies: I put on top speed.


On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to top speed, such as: all-out, flat out, full force, full steam, full tilt, and full volume.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.