Nouns (1)

hotfoot
n. a practical joke that involves inserting a match surreptitiously between the sole and upper of the victim's shoe and then lighting it

Verbs (12)

step on it, belt along, bucket along, cannonball along, rush along, pelt along, race, speed, hie, hasten, hotfoot, rush
v. move fast; "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"; "The cars raced down the street"

Adverbs (1)

hotfoot
adv. without delay; speedily; "sent ambassadors hotfoot to the Turks"- Francis Hackett; "drove hotfoot for Boston"

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Fuzzynyms (64)

hurry, rush
v. urge to an unnatural speed; "Don't rush me, please!"
festinate, look sharp, hurry, hasten, rush
v. act or move at high speed; "We have to rush!"; "hurry--it's late!"
blitz
v. attack suddenly and without warning; "Hitler blitzed Poland"
hasten, rush, stimulate, induce
v. cause to occur rapidly; "the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions"
dart, fleet, flutter, flit
v. move along rapidly and lightly; skim or dart; "The hummingbird flitted among the branches"
scuttle, skitter, scamper, scurry
v. to move about or proceed hurriedly; "so terrified by the extraordinary ebbing of the sea that they scurried to higher ground"
streak
v. run naked in a public place
soar upwards, soar up, zoom, surge, soar
v. rise rapidly; "the dollar soared against the yen"
gallop
v. go at galloping speed; "The horse was galloping along"
jump off, leap, jump
v. jump down from an elevated point; "the parachutist didn't want to jump"; "every year, hundreds of people jump off the Golden Gate bridge"; "the widow leapt into the funeral pyre"
plunge
v. dash violently or with great speed or impetuosity; "She plunged at it eagerly"
topple, tumble
v. fall down, as if collapsing; "The tower of the World Trade Center tumbled after the plane hit it"
submerse, submerge
v. sink below the surface; go under or as if under water
travel rapidly, zip, hurry, speed
v. move very fast; "The runner zipped past us at breakneck speed"
thrust, hurtle, hurl, lunge
v. make a thrusting forward movement
pour
v. cause to run; "pour water over the floor"
cascade
v. arrange (open windows) on a computer desktop so that they overlap each other, with the title bars visible
make off, go off, run off, absquatulate, decamp, bolt, abscond
v. run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along; "The thief made off with our silver"; "the accountant absconded with the cash from the safe"
take flight, fly, flee
v. run away quickly; "He threw down his gun and fled"
hasten, expedite
v. speed up the progress of; facilitate; "This should expedite the process"
quick, quickly, promptly
adv. with little or no delay; "the rescue squad arrived promptly"; "come here, quick!"

Synonyms (2)

bear down, charge
v. to make a rush at or sudden attack upon, as in battle; "he saw Jess charging at him with a pitchfork"

Antonyms (7)

slow up, slow down, retard, slow, decelerate
v. lose velocity; move more slowly; "The car decelerated"
dawdle, linger
v. take one's time; proceed slowly

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