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verb [intransitive] informal barrel pronunciation in British English /ˈbærəl/
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present tense
I/you/we/theybarrel
he/she/itbarrels
present participlebarrelling or barreling
past tensebarrelled or barreled
past participlebarrelled or barreled
  1. to move very quickly in a deliberate or determined way
    barrel down/into/through etc: David was barrelling down the hall towards her.

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