[fast-tawk, fahst-] /ˈfæstˈtɔk, ˈfɑst-/
verb (used with object)
to persuade with facile argument, usually with the intention to deceive or to overwhelm rational objections:
The salesperson tried to fast-talk me into buying a suit I didn’t want.
- Fast talker
noun phrase A person who engages in fast talk: Loose Manhattan from its moorings and let it float out to sea. Good-bye dirt, noise, crack dealers, street peddlers, fast talkers (1950s+)
noun 1. a type of domestic telegram sent at full rate with a minimum charge for 10 words or less and accepted for immediate delivery. 2. the service offering such a telegram.
noun, Informal. 1. .
[fast-trak, fahst-] /ˈfæstˈtræk, ˈfɑst-/ verb (used with or without object) 1. to advance or develop rapidly. adjective 2. of or relating to the fast track. noun 1. a racetrack dry and hard enough for optimum speed. 2. a railroad track for express trains. 3. Informal. a situation or course of action that is intensely pressured […]