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Phrases related to: progress

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forge aheadTo move forward quickly, or to make good progress with (especially a plan)Rate it:

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just get on with [it]Exhortation ...to discontinue activities seen to hinder optimum progress toward a desired outcome; ...to proceed without further stalling, debate, frivolity, or ritual.Rate it:

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make groundgain ground; make progress.Rate it:

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make heavy weatherTo make progress only with difficulty.Rate it:

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make headwayTo progress; to move forward.Rate it:

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come alongTo progress; to make progress.Rate it:

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under wayIn operation, in progress, commenced.Rate it:

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ask afterTo enquire about the health or progress (of someone).Rate it:

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bog downTo become stuck and unable to progress.Rate it:

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bog downTo cause to become stuck and unable to progress.Rate it:

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bog into halt the progress ofRate it:

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by leaps and boundsRapidly. Said of making progress.Rate it:

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come a long wayTo make significant progress.Rate it:

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come onTo progress, to develop.Rate it:

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down the lineFurther along, in terms of time or progress.Rate it:

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down the roadFurther along, in terms of time or progress.Rate it:

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down the trackFurther along, in terms of time or progress.Rate it:

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drag one's feetTo procrastinate, put off; to dawdle, avoid, or make progress slowly and reluctantly.Rate it:

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el que no transa no avanza"he who does not compromise, does not progress"; "he who does not cheat, does not get ahead"Rate it:

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full circleA full turn back to the original direction or orientation.By extension, of a discussion, a point arrived at which is the same point at which it began; the point at which effort has resulted in no progress.Rate it:

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full circleBy extension, of a discussion, a point arrived at which is the same point at which it began; the point at which effort has resulted in no progress.Rate it:

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get off the dimetake some action; make progressRate it:

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get onTo progress.Rate it:

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get on toTo progress to; to start working on.Rate it:

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get stuckTo be unable to make progress.Rate it:

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go nowhereTo fail to progress.Rate it:

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go nowhere fastTo fail to make any progressRate it:

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go placesTo make progress or achieve success.Rate it:

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go round in circlesTo repeatedly do the same thing; without making any progress.Rate it:

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grind to a haltComing to a standstill, or ceasing to be productive or make progress, due to an obstacle.Rate it:

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hack awayTo make progress on a difficult problem; to continue trying.Rate it:

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heavy goingdifficult of progressRate it:

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hold that thought a momentIn conversation which flows rapidly and is complicated or heavily detailed, one' may be asked to retain the just spoken remark so as to avoid confusion and loss of reasoned progress in the matter at hand.Rate it:

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i'll say amen to that!Amen offers a verbal agreement, an end-all to a prayer, a statement, an agreement in progress.Rate it:

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in full gearProceeding fully, quickly, or completely; thoroughly begun and in progress.Rate it:

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in full swingProceeding fully, quickly, or completely; thoroughly begun and in progress.Rate it:

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irons in the firetasks in progress.Rate it:

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keep paceTo progress at the same rate as another; to keep upRate it:

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let the grass grow under one's feetTo be idle; to fail to make progress.Rate it:

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level upTo progress to the next level of player character stats and abilities. Often used in role-playing games when the character has aquired enough experience points.Rate it:

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make wayTo make progress.Rate it:

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make wayTo progress through the water .Rate it:

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move forwardTo progress, modernizeRate it:

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move the yardsticksTo make progress, as used in political and corporate venues to express proactive actions.Rate it:

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neck and neckVery close in progress, as in a race or contest.Rate it:

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on a rollHaving a streak of good luck or good progress or success.Rate it:

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on the bubbleHolding the last qualifying position with qualification still in progress, and thus liable to lose that position.Rate it:

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one step forward, two steps backA situation in which progress is more than offset by adverse developments.Rate it:

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plain sailingeasy progressRate it:

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put one foot in front of the otherTo move forward, progress steadily.Rate it:

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