speed freak


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n speed freak addict who habitually uses stimulant drugs (especially amphetamines)
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In literature:

Some of his friends would still be up and tweaking, but Christ, who wanted to IM with a speed freak at four in the morning?
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow

In news:

Ron Farmer is a speed freak.
One of the so-called "Speed Freak Killers" has spoken for the first time about leaving death row at San Quentin to help find the bodies of more murder victims.
One reason the Reds didn't add speed freak.
' Speed Freak ' killer breaks silence on where the bodies are.
Convicted " Speed Freak " killer Wesley Shermantine was released from prison to help locate potential grave sites of victims of the killing spree he participated in decades ago.
2 ' Speed Freak Killer' victims found, identified.
In the 1980s Wesley Shermantine and his friend became known as the ' Speed Freak Killers' after going on a methamphetamine-fueled murder spree that had as many as 15 victims.
' Speed Freak Killers' victims' remains identified.
Investigators in Linden searched a second well, looking for the remains of victims of the so-called ' Speed Freak Killers'.
The surviving member of the Speed Freak Killers claims he and his accomplice buried victims in a third San Joaquin County well that authorities didn't know about.
Nevada County Missing person may be linked to Speed Freak Killers.
Linked to Speed Freak Killers.
Authorities are trying to determine whether a bone fragment found in a Linden well linked to the so-called "Speed Freak Killers" is that of a 9-year-old girl who was kidnapped nearly 24 years ago.
Mom of possible victim of so-called Speed Freak Killers receives letter.
Hayward police are testing a bone found in one of the mass graves used by the men known as the "Speed Freak Killers".

In science:

They attributed the main mechanism of freak-wave formation to the spatial-temporal focusing of radiative wave packets and a solitary wave due to the difference in their propagation speeds.
Mach reflection and KP solitons in shallow water