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  • Built for speed
  • Bun run
  • Business is like a car, it will not run by itself except downhill
  • Chivvy along
  • Come Running ( Van Morrison song )
  • Cut and run ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Does my bum look big in this? ( A catchphrase from The Fast Show )
  • Don't try to run before you can walk
  • Dry run
  • Eat and run
  • Egg and spoon race
  • Fast Freddie ( Nickname of Andrew Flintoff - English cricketer )
  • Fast acting
  • Fast and furious
  • Fast as greased lightning
  • Fast as his legs could carry him
  • Fast buck
  • Fast food and good for you ( Egg Marketing Board advertising slogan )
  • Fast forward
  • Fast lane
  • Fast mover
  • Fast movers ( US and Canadian military slang term for jet fighters, especially ground )
  • Fast track
  • Faster than a speeding bullet ( A catchphrase from Superman )
  • Firing on all cylinders
  • Full tilt
  • Get nowhere fast
  • Get up to speed
  • Go great guns
  • Go like the wind
  • God speed
  • God's speed
  • Going going gone ( A baseball expression by which an announcer describes a home run that is heading over the fence )
  • Going nowhere fast
  • Had a good run
  • Hard and fast
  • Haste makes waste
  • High speed gas ( Gas Council advertising slogan )
  • Hit and run
  • Hold fast
  • Hold with the hare and run with the hounds
  • Home run
  • Hurry along
  • Hurry hard
  • Hurry off with
  • Hurry on down to Hardee's ( Rolaids advertising slogan )
  • Hurry up
  • Hurry up and wait
  • Hustle and bustle
  • I was very very drunk ( A catchphrase from The Fast Show )
  • I'm a little bit wooooor, a little bit waaaaaaaaaayy, I'm a geezer! ( A catchphrase from Chris The Crafty Cockney In The Fast Show )
  • In the long run
  • In the short run
  • It's jack-a-licious! ( Jack in the Box fast food chain advertising slogan )
  • Jack's back ( Jack in the Box fast food chain advertising slogan )
  • Lay down rubber
  • Let your imagination run riot
  • Life in the fast lane
  • Make fast
  • Make haste
  • Make haste slowly
  • Marry in haste, repent at leisure
  • More haste, less speed
  • Moving at the speed of business ( UPS advertising slogan )
  • Not so fast
  • On the run
  • Pat a cake, Pat a cake, baker's man, bake me a cake as fast as you can ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Piss like a race horse
  • Play fast and loose
  • Play the race card
  • Post haste
  • Pull a fast one
  • Put the pedal to the metal
  • Put your foot down
  • Quicker than the eye
  • Race against the clock
  • Race against time
  • Race for the taste, the honey sweet taste!, the honey-nutty taste of Honey Nut Cheerios ( Cheerios Cereals advertising slogan )
  • Race proven performance ( Kumho Tires advertising slogan )
  • Race to the bottom
  • Rat race
  • Run For Your Life ( The Beatles song )
  • Run Forrest, Run! ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • Run a fever
  • Run a tight ship
  • Run along
  • Run amuck
  • Run for cover
  • Run for the border ( Taco advertising slogan )
  • Run for the hills
  • Run for your life
  • Run for your money
  • Run it up the flagpole and see who salutes
  • Run its course
  • Run like the wind
  • Run of the Millsap ( Nickname of Paul Millsap )
  • Run of the mill
  • Run off at the mouth
  • Run off your feet
  • Run out of gas
  • Run out of steam
  • Run out of town on a rail
  • Run rabbit, run rabbit, run run run
  • Run rings around
  • Run the gauntlet
  • Run the plates
  • Run the risk
  • Run to fat
  • Run to ground
  • Run to seed
  • Run toward the sound of gunfire
  • Run with the ball
  • Run with the hare and hunt with the hounds
  • Run yourself ragged
  • Rush job
  • Sack race
  • Seconds count
  • See how they run like pigs from a gun ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • So fast your feet won't touch the ground
  • Speed dating
  • Speed demon
  • Speed freak
  • Speed it up
  • Speed kills
  • Speed merchant
  • Still waters run deep
  • Sue grabbit and run
  • Suit you, sir ( A catchphrase from The Fast Show )
  • Take the money and run
  • The Amazing Race ( US TV show )
  • The Fast Gun From Texas ( Nickname of Dan Troop ( John Russell ) )
  • The Master Race
  • The course of true love never did run smooth
  • The human race
  • The need for speed
  • The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong ( quotation from the Bible - Ecclesiastes
  • There's fast food, and then there's KFC ( KFC advertising slogan )
  • Thick and fast
  • Think fast
  • This one will run and run
  • Three blind mice, see how they run ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Too good to hurry mints ( Murray Mints advertising slogan )
  • Up the tempo
  • Up to speed
  • Warp speed ( A catchphrase from Star Trek )
  • Which was nice ( A catchphrase from The Fast Show )
  • Who wooed in haste, and means to wed at leisure
  • You Can't Hurry Love ( The Supremes song )
  • You can run but you can't hide

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