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Definition of like shit through a tin horn

like shit through a tin horn

adverb

  • quickly.
    Traffic today is moving like shit through a tin horn.
                                                                                                                                                                        

    Citation from Attributed to General George S. Patton Jr blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Oct 23 2012. Submitted by Mick from New York, NY, USA on Feb 14 2003.

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Definitions include: extremely fast.
Definitions include: quickly.
Definitions include: very good, excellent; "cool"; "awesome".
Definitions include: high-performing.
Definitions include: to be strongly in agreement.
Definitions include: "quickly".
Definitions include: quickly.
Definitions include: quickly.
Definitions include: at any moment; without persuasion
Definitions include: quickly.
Definitions include: to move very fast.
Definitions include: to happen automatically, in a way that appears almost magical.

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Other terms relating to 'a':

Definitions include: amphetamine.
Definitions include: the best.
Definitions include: something you have now is worth more than two things you have just a chance of getting.
Definitions include: sexual activity.
Definitions include: In the West/Central Canadian accent, "about" is pronounced somewhere between "aboot" and "a boat".
Definitions include: a little crazy
Definitions include: an unspecified small number.
Definitions include: to play around.
Definitions include: very common.
Definitions include: a mythical creature who is extremely happy or fortunate.
Definitions include: a non-specified price.
Definitions include: a non-specified price.
Definitions include: to collide with a tree.
Definitions include: an ugly face.
Definitions include: a few drinks of alcohol.

Other terms relating to 'horn':

Definitions include: to mistreat.
Definitions include: phone.
Definitions include: sexual arousal.
Definitions include: to praise oneself.
Definitions include: to praise one's self.

Other terms relating to 'like':

Definitions include: to act superior.
Definitions include: See act like (one's) shit doesn't stink.
Definitions include: to say, in reported speech or conversation.
Definitions include: to be present in large numbers.
Definitions include: to bleed profusely.
Definitions include: to have many children.
Definitions include: of a woman, to be well-endowed.
Definitions include: large, muscular, and strongly built.
Definitions include: to have a large penis
Definitions include: acronym for "dad I'd like to fuck".
Definitions include: acronym for "do I look like I give a shit."
Definitions include: to drink alcohol to excess.
Definitions include: to die with others in a large group, usually within a short span of time.
Definitions include: nice buttocks.
Definitions include: when eating, to often eat a little.

Other terms relating to 'shit':

Definitions include: to act superior.
Definitions include: See act like (one's) shit doesn't stink.
Definitions include: used to emphasize the preceding statement.
Definitions include: crazy.
Definitions include: "very".
Definitions include: offensive shade of yellow
Definitions include: a despicable person.
Definitions include: very crazy.
Definitions include: to beat severely.
Definitions include: to beat severely.
Definitions include: foul-smelling loose stools experienced the day after heavy drinking.
Definitions include: to be present in large numbers.
Definitions include: extremely bored.
Definitions include: to make a person extremely bored.
Definitions include: a large muscular person.

Other terms relating to 'through':

Definitions include: to use up.
Definitions include: having great oral sex skills.
Definitions include: to tarnish a person's reputation.
Definitions include: extremely fast.
Definitions include: to understand.
Definitions include: to go through a rough patch, i.e. a difficult time.
Definitions include: to suffer a great ordeal.
Definitions include: to do something out of obligation rather than desire, without devoting any significant effort.
Definitions include: to become very high.
Definitions include: acronym for "heard through".
Definitions include: to perform unnecessary tasks to get a goal accomplished.
Definitions include: used to express the amount of effort required to accomplish a task that needs to be completed ahead of schedule.
Definitions include: to tell a big lie.
Definitions include: quickly.
Definitions include: to pay too much money.

Other terms relating to 'tin':

Definitions include: to work as advertised.
Definitions include: badge carried by law enforcement officials.
Definitions include: rhyming slang for "kid".
Definitions include: the police.
Definitions include: rhyming slang for mate.
Definitions include: as advertised.

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