(redirected from made short work)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
Nomads made short work of Swerve B with hat-tricks from Mark Walpole, Steve Cooper and Steve Baines.
Tian made short work of compatriot and doubles partner Lin Zhu 6- 3, 6- 2.
SNOOKER: Ryan Day made short work of an out-of-sorts Jimmy White to move into the third round of the Welsh Open at the Newport Centre.
The Moorpark defense played a big role in the Musketeers' first touchdown, as Zach Trottier's interception of Mondol on the first Ventura series of the second half set up a 20-yard drive that Scoitt made short work of with a 15-yard touchdown run on his first carry of that drive.
King Gustav Vasa made short work of his primary opponents, a group of peasants fighting to retain their rights and a king who could be both the best friend and worst enemy of his subjects.
Her mid-song chat was baffling and only her pleas to the audience for a glass of Scotch - which she made short work of - made any sense.
TOP seed and world No 1 Gustavo Kuerten made short work of Sweden's Andreas Vinciguerra to reach the final of the Rome Masters Series yesterday.
On a recent show, she made short work of parents who took money given to their children by their grandfather, using it for rent, car insurance, and a family trip to an amusement park.
Former undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson made short work of Julius Francis, flooring the British heavyweight champion five times on his way to a second-round knockout tonight on SHOWTIME.
Team Batangas made short work of AMA Online Education, 95-76, to take solo second in the 2017 PBA D-League Foundation Cup Thursday at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.
England's attack then made short work of the tourists' response, David Willey bagging a career-best four for 34 and Liam Plunkett taking three for 44 as Sri Lanka were bowled out for 202 with more than seven overs unused.
50 Catterick SP forecast 8-11 Finished second to Saturday's Grade 1 Finale runner-up Chic Name on her British debut at Warwick in November and Alan King's filly made short work of her rivals when winning by 82 lengths at 1-5 in a weak race at Doncaster last month.