fast-breaking fast-breaking

Definition(s):

  • (adj) occurring rapidly as a series of events in rapid succession

Usage(s):

  1. During the fast-breaking hours and days that followed, Dallas newsmen, familiar with the city, managed to beat visiting correspondents repeatedly.
  2. As the key man in Adam Walsh's fast-breaking T, Quarterback Waterfield proved a rare combination of razzle-dazzle and wheelhorse reliability.
  3. Though their fast-breaking style differed, the Italians weren't to be denied in the desire category, and matched the Germans drive for drive.

News

  1. CAIR Offers Guide to Help Muslims Share Ramadan with Neighbors

    WASHINGTON, June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization today urged Muslim communities nationwide to reach out to their neighbors of all beliefs and backgrounds by inviting them to take part in an interfaith "iftar," or fast-breaking meal, during the upcoming month-long fast of Ramadan.Ramadan is the month on the Islamic lunar ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

  2. Recipes for Ramadan: Beyond dates and lentil soup

    July 8 signals the start of the holy month of Ramadan, when Muslims around the world will fast from sunrise to sunset for 30 days. Traditionally, dates and lentil soup are eaten at iftar, the fast-breaking evening meal. But for Bay Area chefs and cookbook authors, that's just the beginning of a feast filled with traditional Arabic and Middle Eastern regional dishes.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Contra Costa Times

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