one-track mind


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one-track mind

- Is a reference to the railway.
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Qualiying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics is next on my list, and I will go about this task with a one-track mind.
Vardy's one-track mind does not stop his other interests developing behind the scenes, though.
Now I'm no one-track mind junior football apologist and I'm all too aware of the serious problems facing our grade.
This show has a one-track mind that's forgotten the necessary layer of cheeky teasing: "Our girls don't want romance.
And Agassi told the dinner that his father, if he had a chance to do it all over again, would do it differently--a bombshell given that his one-track mind resulted in his son's successful career.
Peter always had a one-track mind and in a way he went on surprising me but that was because he was so determined.
The eponymous hero of "Afro Tanaka" may sport a frizzy hairdo the size of Tokyo Dome, but black pride and Jimi Hendrix are the last things on his one-track mind.
Garrow''s Law BBC1, 9pm Oscar Wilde once said that the law was an ass, but then, Oscar had a very one-track mind.
Unfortunately, the script has a one-track mind and strains at the breeches with chauvinistic quips, reducing virtually all female characters to simpering wenches.
Unfortunately, the script has a one-track mind and strains at the breeches with chauvinistic quips, reducing virtually all of the female characters to simpering wenches with heaving cleavages.
I don't know, I think people have a one-track mind about getting from one place to another," she said.
Bianca's the same way--very focused with a one-track mind.