1 The runaway train would hurtle toward disaster.
2 Muons are produced when cosmic rays - high-speed atom fragments that hurtle through space - smash into the atmosphere; they carpet bomb Earth at a rate of 10,000 per square meter per minute.
3 He hurtled his empty gun at my face.
4 He dodged to avoid the hurtling bicycle.
5 I saw the ball hurtling towards me and ducked.
6 She came hurtling round the corner and cannoned straight into me.
7 During the gale roof tiles came hurtling down.
8 It seems as if he has been hurtling through life faster than anyone else: he has worked prolifically.
9 He had the fantastically discomfiting feeling of Bolt's massive frame hurtling past inside him on the bend.