Definition of 'fast lane'
Example sentences containing 'fast lane'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Cops stopped the driver after spotting the car in the motorway 's fast lane. The Sun (2016)Beside her sat a granddaughter recovering from years of life in the fast lane. Christianity Today (2000)Police stopped the racy couple after they were spotted cavorting in the fast lane of a motorway. The Sun (2012)The fast lane of the motorway? The Sun (2015)It's like sitting on the motorway in the fast lane. Times, Sunday Times (2015)WANT to experience life in the fast lane? The Sun (2013)A man who has lived life in the fast lane while most of his contemporaries have lived life in the bus lane. The Sun (2009)At one point, a white van cuts in forcing me to switch into the fast lane at speed and without the necessary preparations. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I was in the fast lane of a motorway, but my mind was crawling. For Love or Money (2006)One tells me the fast lane is the middle lane; another is steadfast in his view that the fast lane is the outside lane. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In the fast lane of life, ain't nobody can put your life on hold. Times, Sunday Times (2014)That's what I call life in the fast lane. The Sun (2006)
Translations for 'fast lane'
British English: fast lane NOUN
On a motorway, the fast lane is the part of the road where the vehicles that are travelling fastest go.
I cut across the expressway and took the fast lane back to the city.
Definition of fast lane from the Collins English Dictionary
The etymology behind 4 eggs-ellent Springtime words
We’ve explored the diverse etymology of 4 eggs-ellent words associated with spring.
Up Lit, Alexa Laugh & Meet Me at McDonald’s Hair: March’s Words In The News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this March with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.