bucket along


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.bucket along - move fastbucket along - move fast; "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"; "The cars raced down the street"
go, locomote, move, travel - change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
barge, push forward, thrust ahead - push one's way; "she barged into the meeting room"
shoot down, tear, buck, charge, shoot - move quickly and violently; "The car tore down the street"; "He came charging into my office"
dash, scoot, scud, dart, flash, shoot - run or move very quickly or hastily; "She dashed into the yard"
Translations

w>bucket along

vi (dated inf)mit einem Affenzahn dahin-/entlangkutschen (inf)or -karriolen (inf)
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Well, it does conjure up visions of sliding a soapy mop bucket along the kitchen floor and chasing it with your broom to ensure it travels at the required speed, something I might well be trying this week to avoid suffering from withdrawal symptoms, with the Games now over.
Any time she cooks, she keeps the vegetable scraps aside, puts them in a bucket along with sand and stores them for at least a year.
Senior guard Zack Berman scored on a drive to the hoop, and Alex Cooper followed with a bucket along the baseline to slice the South lead to 35-28.
The Children in Need mascot took his donation bucket along to the civic building, which was being used as the venue for The Kingsley School's senior prize-giving ceremony.