breakneck definition

  • adjective:
    • Dangerously fast: a breakneck rate.
    • Likely to trigger a major accident: a breakneck bend.
    • Dangerously fast; hell-for-leather.
    • manufacturing risk of a broken throat.
    • going at very high speed
    • Dangerously fast: a breakneck speed.
    • very likely to trigger any sort of accident: a breakneck bend.
    • Dangerously fast; hell-for-leather.
    • creating threat of a broken neck.
    • going at very high speed
  • noun:
    • A fall that breaks the neck.
    • A steep location endangering the throat.
    • A fall that breaks the neck; a dangerous business.
    • A steep destination endangering the neck.
    • A fall that breaks the neck.
    • A steep place endangering the throat.
    • A fall that breaks the neck; a dangerous business.
    • A steep place endangering the neck.
  • others:
    • Endangering the throat or life; extremely dangerous: as, he rode at a breakneck speed.
    • Endangering the throat or life; incredibly hazardous: because, he rode at a breakneck pace.

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