cannonball along

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v cannonball along move fast "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests","The cars raced down the street"
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Usage

In literature:

Then, as he came to the surface, an object, driven along by the wave like a cannonball, just grazed him.
"Mayflower (Flor de mayo)" by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez
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