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There's a fast-track if you can do the networking. For some personalities it works, but for mine it doesn't.
Idris Elba

Meaning of "fast-track" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FAST-TRACK

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FAST-TRACK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Fast-Track is a verb and can also act as an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb fast-track in English.

WHAT DOES FAST-TRACK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of fast-track in the English dictionary

The definition of fast-track in the dictionary is denoting the quickest or most direct route or system. Other definition of fast-track is to speed up the progress of.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO FAST-TRACK

PRESENT

Present
I fast-track
you fast-track
he/she/it fast-tracks
we fast-track
you fast-track
they fast-track
Present continuous
I am fast-tracking
you are fast-tracking
he/she/it is fast-tracking
we are fast-tracking
you are fast-tracking
they are fast-tracking
Present perfect
I have fast-tracked
you have fast-tracked
he/she/it has fast-tracked
we have fast-tracked
you have fast-tracked
they have fast-tracked
Present perfect continuous
I have been fast-tracking
you have been fast-tracking
he/she/it has been fast-tracking
we have been fast-tracking
you have been fast-tracking
they have been fast-tracking
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I fast-tracked
you fast-tracked
he/she/it fast-tracked
we fast-tracked
you fast-tracked
they fast-tracked
Past continuous
I was fast-tracking
you were fast-tracking
he/she/it was fast-tracking
we were fast-tracking
you were fast-tracking
they were fast-tracking
Past perfect
I had fast-tracked
you had fast-tracked
he/she/it had fast-tracked
we had fast-tracked
you had fast-tracked
they had fast-tracked
Past perfect continuous
I had been fast-tracking
you had been fast-tracking
he/she/it had been fast-tracking
we had been fast-tracking
you had been fast-tracking
they had been fast-tracking
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will fast-track
you will fast-track
he/she/it will fast-track
we will fast-track
you will fast-track
they will fast-track
Future continuous
I will be fast-tracking
you will be fast-tracking
he/she/it will be fast-tracking
we will be fast-tracking
you will be fast-tracking
they will be fast-tracking
Future perfect
I will have fast-tracked
you will have fast-tracked
he/she/it will have fast-tracked
we will have fast-tracked
you will have fast-tracked
they will have fast-tracked
Future perfect continuous
I will have been fast-tracking
you will have been fast-tracking
he/she/it will have been fast-tracking
we will have been fast-tracking
you will have been fast-tracking
they will have been fast-tracking
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would fast-track
you would fast-track
he/she/it would fast-track
we would fast-track
you would fast-track
they would fast-track
Conditional continuous
I would be fast-tracking
you would be fast-tracking
he/she/it would be fast-tracking
we would be fast-tracking
you would be fast-tracking
they would be fast-tracking
Conditional perfect
I would have fast-track
you would have fast-track
he/she/it would have fast-track
we would have fast-track
you would have fast-track
they would have fast-track
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been fast-tracking
you would have been fast-tracking
he/she/it would have been fast-tracking
we would have been fast-tracking
you would have been fast-tracking
they would have been fast-tracking
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you fast-track
we let´s fast-track
you fast-track
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to fast-track
Past participle
fast-tracked
Present Participle
fast-tracking
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FAST-TRACK

fast-acting
fast-action
fast-breeder reactor
fast-flowing
fast-food
fast-food chain
fast-food industry
fast-forward
fast-growing
fast-moving
fast-selling
fast-talk
fast-tracker
fast-tracking
fastback
fastball
fastballer
fasten
fastener
fastening

WORDS THAT END LIKE FAST-TRACK

backing track
backtrack
crack
cycle track
dirt track
fast track
go-kart track
half-track
inside track
multitrack
off the beaten track
one-track
racetrack
single track
single-track
singletrack
soundtrack
the right track
the wrong track
title track
track

Synonyms and antonyms of fast-track in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «fast-track» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FAST-TRACK

Find out the translation of fast-track to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of fast-track from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «fast-track» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

捷径
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

vía rápida
570 millions of speakers

English

fast-track
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

फास्ट ट्रैक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المسار السريع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ускоренная
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

atalho
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ফাস্ট ট্রাক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

voie rapide
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

trek laju
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Abkürzung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

成功への近道
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

빠른 길
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cepet-trek
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nhanh chóng theo dõi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

விரைவு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जलद-ट्रॅक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hızlı parça
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

via rapida
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

szybkiej ścieżki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

прискорена
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

fast-track
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

fast - track
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

fast-track
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

snabbspårs
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fast-track
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of fast-track

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FAST-TRACK»

The term «fast-track» is quite widely used and occupies the 25.524 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FAST-TRACK» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «fast-track» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «fast-track» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about fast-track

EXAMPLES

4 QUOTES WITH «FAST-TRACK»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word fast-track.
1
Idris Elba
There's a fast-track if you can do the networking. For some personalities it works, but for mine it doesn't.
2
Christine Elise
People with film careers get a whole onslaught of people they spend 12 hours a day with every three months. It's like speed dating. You've got a fast-track to social intimacy with a whole bunch of people.
3
Gelsey Kirkland
There was a stage when Balanchine and I didn't talk. I was trying to develop my classical technique as opposed to the fast-track technique that he was pushing. We were very quiet with each other. But after two years he saw what I was doing and sent messages through other people that, yes, this is good.
4
James Purefoy
If you look around us, there are an awful lot of men out there, and women, but mostly men, who believe that they have got a fast-track path to Heaven, if they do the things that they believe God is telling them to do, and I don't just mean Islamic people. I mean Fundamentalist Christians.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FAST-TRACK»

Discover the use of fast-track in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to fast-track and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Fast Track Photographer, Revised and Expanded Edition: ...
But in this empowering guide, acclaimed photographer and speaker Dane Sanders reveals that the key to success is to stop worrying about what everyone else is doing and start focusing on your most powerful resource: you.
Dane Sanders, 2010
2
Mothers on the Fast Track : How a New Generation Can Balance ...
In this timely book, Mary Ann Mason traces the career paths of the first generation of ambitious women who started careers in academia, law, medicine, business, and the media in large numbers in the 1970s and '80s.
School of Social Welfare University of California Mary Ann Mason Dean of the Graduate Division and Professor of Sociology, Berkeley, School of Social Welfare University of California Eve Mason Ekman Dean of the Graduate Division and Professor of Sociology, Berkeley, 2007
3
Fast Track to Mdx
Robert Zare is a program manager for Analysis Services at Microsoft: his inspiring talks on MDX sowed the seeds from which this book grew.
Mark Whitehorn, Robert Zare, Mosha Pasumansky, 2002
4
The Belly Fat Cure Fast Track
For years, fad diets and infomercials have overwhelmed you with unrealistic-and often unsafe-methods for losing belly fat quickly.
Jorge Cruise, 2011
5
Fast Track to Sailing: Learn to Sail in Three Days
Now they are making their proven instructional methods available to you so you can fulfill your sailing dreams in little time. Though designed around three days of intensive instruction, the book adapts easily to any learning pace.
Steve Colgate, Doris Colgate, 2009
6
Manual of Fast Track Recovery for Colorectal Surgery
This book explores the latest trends in enhanced recovery from colorectal surgery, covering post-surgical fluid management and more, with examples of enhanced recovery pathways and tips on pain control, feeding, mobilisation and criteria ...
Nader Francis, Robin H. Kennedy, Olle Ljungqvist, 2012
7
Fast Track Surgery: General, Vascular and Urology
This portable pocket book aids the retention and recall of information by featuring a list of questions or problems with answers and responses in two-column, bullet-pointed format.
Aaron Trinidade, Manoj Ramachandran, 2006
8
Fast Track UML 2.0
The Superstructure portion of the UML 2.0 specification is 632 pages long! This book is a distillation of the contents of the UML Superstructure document and captures the essential information for you.
Kendall Scott, 2004
9
Fast Track
Family secrets and a hidden past—a woman’s search to uncover the truth ignites danger and passion in the latest novel from #1 New York Times-bestselling author Julie Garwood.
Julie Garwood, 2014
10
Integrated Practice in Architecture: Mastering Design-Build, ...
For owners, integrated project delivery offers a convenient and efficient single point of responsibility for the entire project. This is the only comprehensive book about integrated practice in architecture.
George Elvin, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FAST-TRACK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term fast-track is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Zykov could be latest King to fast-track to NHL
Los Angeles Kings prospect Valentin Zykov is ready to test his game against the pros this season and could find himself on the fast track to the ... «NHL.com, Jul 15»
2
With Fast-Track in Place, Can a TPP Deal Be Struck?
There's new momentum to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations with U.S. President Barack Obama signing the Trade Promotion ... «The Diplomat, Jul 15»
3
Arizona Coyotes hoping to fast-track several young players to NHL …
"We're trying to fast-track some people to the NHL, so we've got to give them as much attention as possible." The Coyotes have been careful in ... «NHL.com, Jul 15»
4
Ben Affleck in a standalone 'Batman' movie is on the fast-track
So though it's on the fast-track, we probably won't see it until 2018, at the earliest. But it seems it has always been in the cards for Affleck to take ... «Businessinsider India, Jul 15»
5
Cruz fully flip-flopped with June vote against fast-track trade
In a key Senate vote to advance President Barack Obama's trade agenda, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, looked like he backtracked on fast-track. «MyStatesman.com, Jul 15»
6
C's baseball: Power hitter Wise might be on major league fast-track
The College of Charleston had Carl Wise at “hello.” Wise, the Vancouver Canadians third baseman from Lexington, S.C., committed to the ... «The Province, Jul 15»
7
Durham College journalism students can now fast-track a degree at …
DURHAM -- Trent University and Durham College have signed a new agreement that will fast-track students to a college diploma in journalism ... «durhamregion.com, Jul 15»
8
$9.7M approved to fast-track passport delivery
Cabinet on Tuesday approved $9.7 million for the procurement of additional equipment for the Guyana passport office in an effort to reduce the ... «Stabroek News, Jul 15»
9
Ted Cruz changed position on Trade Promotion Authority, also …
Cruz's criticism of fast-track comes as a surprise, considering his public praise of the bill only two months prior. "We strongly urge our ... «PolitiFact, Jul 15»
10
Summit Therapeutics (SMMT) Receives FDA Fast-Track Designation …
Summit Therapeutics (Nasdaq: SMMT) announced that the US Food and Drug Administration ('FDA') has granted Fast Track designation for ... «StreetInsider.com, Jul 15»

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