1. get cracking start to be active
  2. gate-crash enter uninvited; informal
  3. gatecrasher someone who gets in without an invitation or without paying
  4. thrashing the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows
  5. encroaching gradually intrusive without right or permission
  6. threshing the separation of grain or seeds from the husks and straw
  7. crushing physically or spiritually devastating
  8. stretching exercise designed to extend the limbs and muscles to their full extent
  9. categorisation the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories
  10. code-switching switching between different languages or dialects
  11. scorching hot and dry enough to burn or parch a surface
  12. catachrestic constituting or characterized by or given to catachresis
  13. categorization the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes
  14. square-bashing drill on a barracks square
  15. refreshing imparting vitality and energy
  16. categoric relating to or included in a category or categories
  17. teaching the activities of educating or instructing
  18. eye-catching seizing the attention
  19. Kit Carson United States frontiersman who guided Fremont's expeditions in the 1840s and served as a Union general in the American Civil War (1809-1868)
  20. clock-watching paying excessive attention to the clock