Synonyms of 'hell for leather'
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headlongDictionary, speedily, quicklyThe first horse often goes hell for leather.
He ran headlong for the open door.
This review is being conducted as speedily as possible.
She turned and ran quickly up the stairs to the flat above.
Lenny moved swiftly and silently across the front lawn.
students hurriedly taking notes
at the double
We all rushed pell-mell into the kitchen.
Today's harassed hostess arrives hotfoot from the office.
at a rate of knots
like a bat out of hell (slang)
The pilot decided to return to Farnborough post haste.
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Thesaurus for hell for leather from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you say that someone is going hell for leather , you are emphasizing that they are doing something or are moving very quickly and perhaps carelessly.