four-on-the-floor

Definitions

Slang

  • adjective flat out, extremely, excessively. This term, used typically by the young in the 1980s, comes from the hot rodders’ term for a ‘stick shift’ or four-speed gear system.
  • adverb flat out, extremely, excessively. This term, used typically by the young in the 1980s, comes from the hot rodders’ term for a ‘stick shift’ or four-speed gear system.
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