moving at very high speed
"a breakneck pace"
Dangerously fast; hell-for-leather.
He came running around the corner at a breakneck pace and couldn't stop in time to avoid hitting the fruit stand.
a fall that breaks the neck
a steep place endangering the neck
producing danger of a broken neck; as, breakneck speed
The numerical value of breakneck in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of breakneck in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
LNG demand is getting hit from all sides, power demand is weak, solar capacity is increasing at breakneck speeds, nuclear capacity is returning, and coal-fired generation is rising.
In the coming years...we expect the premium market (in China) to grow around 10 percent, and for us, a little bit more. The breakneck growth of 30 to 40 percent will not come back again.
The impact of government investment seems to be not as strong as previously, which could be because there are too many machines out there already, we know the breakneck growth we saw back in 2010 will never come back again.
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