blue streak
noun Date: 1830 1. something that moves very fast 2. a constant stream of words <
talked a blue streak
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  • blue streak — 1. something moving very fast: They traveled like a blue streak through Italy. 2. continuous, rapid, or interminable speech: to talk a blue streak. [1820 30, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

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  • blue streak — n. person or something that moves very quickly (Informal); continuous flow of words …   English contemporary dictionary

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