fast time


noun Informal.

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Origin of fast time

An Americanism dating back to 1930–35
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Example sentences from the Web for fast time

  • At the kirk itself, day after day was given up to preparatory exercises, fast-time sermons and the fencing of tables.

    A Handful of Stars|Frank W. Boreham