(the) pedal to the metal


(the) pedal to the metal
(put) the pedal to the metal to make something go forward or increase as fast as possible.

Ingrid put the pedal to the metal and finished writing her essay a day early.

Related vocabulary: floor it

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  • put the pedal to the metal — see ↑pedal, 1 • • • Main Entry: ↑metal put the pedal to the metal US informal 1 : to drive very fast 2 : to work very quickly We are going to have to put the pedal to the metal if we want to finish on time. • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • put the pedal to the metal — (put) the pedal to the metal to make something go forward or increase as fast as possible. Ingrid put the pedal to the metal and finished writing her essay a day early. Related vocabulary: floor it …   New idioms dictionary

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  • put the pedal to the metal — tv. to press a car’s accelerator to the floor; to floor it. □ Let’s go, man. Put the pedal to the metal. □ Put the pedal to the metal, and we’re out of here …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions