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quickly and without any warning
very quickly and without delay
done or happening immediately
happening or done very quickly and without careful thought
directly and immediately
if you do something on the spur of the moment, you do it suddenly and do not take time to plan it or think carefully about it
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
to get a score in golf of one shot more than par
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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