full tilt

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From tilt (encounter in jousting).

AdverbEdit

full tilt (not comparable)

  1. (idiomatic) As quickly as possible; very rapidly.
    She can type 65 words per minute, and sometimes as much as 80, if she's going at it full tilt.

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 15 July 2013, at 18:32