Definition of 'barnstorm'
Example sentences containing 'barnstorm'
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He gave a barnstorming performance.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The boys have promised a barnstorming performance on tonight's show that they hope will catapult them out of the danger zone this week.The Sun (2014)
Next year's forecast slowdown comes after a barnstorming performance last year when it notched up a 25 per cent rise in sales.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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