like an arrow in English

fast, straight

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1. Time runs like an arrow.

2. The hare darted off like an arrow.

3. The girl darted away like an arrow.

4. A mind bent on returning is like an arrow.

5. Time flies like an arrow , and time lost never returns.

6. The muscular front end cuts through the air like an arrow. Additional flaps reduce uplift.

7. As far as "Boomeranging" in this novel, Ellison describes the world moving as a boomerang, instead of moving forward like an arrow

8. The morning mail-cart, with its two noiseless wheels, speeding along these lanes like an arrow, as it always did, had driven into her slow and unlighted equipage.

9. ‘One look at an Anhinga's picture should remind you of the reptile precursors of birds!’ ‘Most of the postcranial elements belong to continental waterbirds, including pelicans, Anhingas, herons, storks, ducks, and rails.’ ‘Anhingas have webbed feet and a beak like an arrow to catch fish.’

10. ‘Anhingas have webbed feet and a beak like an arrow to catch fish.’ ‘Around the lake we could see samples of most of Florida's native birds, such as osprey, anhinga, eagles, hawks, and herons.’ ‘Anhingas inhabit quiet bodies of freshwater and, while found statewide, are much more numerous in central and south Florida.’