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fast lane

n.
1. A lane on a highway for use by faster moving vehicles.
2. Informal A hectic or frenetic way of living, especially when involving the pursuit of sensual pleasure.
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fast lane

n
1. (Automotive Engineering) the outside lane on a motorway or dual carriageway for vehicles overtaking or travelling at high speed
2. informal the quickest but most competitive route to success
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fast′ lane′


n.
1. the lane of a multilane roadway that is used by fast-moving vehicles.
2. any activity or pursuit that is high-pressured, competitive, and sometimes dissipated or dangerous.
[1965–70]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fast lane - a hectic and pressured lifestyle often characterized by recklessness or dissipation; "life in fashion's fast lane has taught her a lot"
life style, lifestyle, life-style, modus vivendi - a manner of living that reflects the person's values and attitudes
2.fast lane - the traffic lane for vehicles that are moving rapidly
traffic lane - a lane of a main road that is defined by painted lines; "that car is in the wrong traffic lane"
slow lane - the traffic lane for vehicles that are moving slowly
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Translations
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fast lane

nÜberholspur f; life in the fast lane (fig)das hektische Leben; those in the fast lane of lifediese dynamischen Erfolgstypen (inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

fast lane

n (Aut) → corsia di sorpasso
in the fast lane → nella corsia di sorpasso
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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