- The definition of full throttle is doing something at full speed.
An example of full throttle is a runner racing with his optimal energy and speed.
used in the phrase, at full speed or with great intensity
(going, acting, happening, etc.) at full speed or with great intensity
(plural full throttles)
- A maximum setting on an engine or motor control.
- A maximum level of speed, effort, or risk.
(comparative more full throttle, superlative most full throttle)
- All out; at maximum speed, effort, or risk.