- at a rate of knots
**at a rate of knots**(informal)Very fast• • •Main Entry: ↑knot* * *

very quickly**We’re progressing at a great rate of knots at the moment.**__Main entry:__knot* * *

• • •Main Entry: ↑knot————————**at a rate of knots**__Brit____informal__**:**very fast or quicklyWe were bowling along the motorway

*at a rate of knots*.• • •Main Entry: ↑rate* * *

**at a rate of ˈknots**idiom**•****She's getting through her winnings at a rate of knots.**

*Useful english dictionary.
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**rate of knots, at a (great)**— Very quickly … A concise dictionary of English slang**at a rate of knots**— British & Australian if someone does something at a rate of knots, they do it very quickly. She did her homework at a rate of knots so that she could go out with her friends … New idioms dictionary**at a rate of knots**— British informal very quickly We re progressing at a great rate of knots at the moment … English dictionary**at a rate of knots**— ► at a rate of knots Brit. informal very fast. Main Entry: ↑knot … English terms dictionary**at a rate of knots**— adverb Quickly; rapidly; fast … Wiktionary**at a rate of knots Brit.**— at a rate of knots Brit. informal very fast. → knot … English new terms dictionary**rate**— rate1 W1S1 [reıt] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(number)¦ 2¦(money)¦ 3¦(speed)¦ 4 at any rate 5 at this rate 6 first rate/second rate/third rate 7 at a rate of knots 8 rates ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1400 1500; … Dictionary of contemporary English**rate**— 1 /reIt/ noun (C) 1 SPEED the speed at which something happens over a period of time: Our money was running out at an alarming rate. | Children learn at different rates. (+ of): the rate of economic growth 2 AMOUNT the number of times something… … Longman dictionary of contemporary English**rate**— I. /reɪt / (say rayt) noun 1. a certain quantity or amount of one thing considered in relation to a unit of another thing and used as a standard or measure: at the rate of 60 kilometres an hour. 2. a fixed charge per unit of quantity: a rate of… … Australian English dictionary**Knots landing**— Côte Ouest (feuilleton télévisé) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Côte Ouest. Côte Ouest Titre original Knots Landing Autres titres francophones Les Héritiers du Rêve Genre soap opera Créateur(s) Davi … Wikipédia en Français