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Synonyms for get going
get go·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. start, go, get goingverb

    begin or set in motion

    "I start at eight in the morning"; "Ready, set, go!"

    Synonyms:
    function, perish, give way, hold out, pop, run, endure, lead, give out, fit, operate, travel, last, die, embark on, go away, take off, bulge, go, initiate, lead off, bulge out, rifle, run low, plump, exit, break, pass away, set about, drop dead, get down, get started, blend in, run short, pop off, come out, live, cash in one's chips, kick the bucket, blend, originate, take up, get moving, locomote, belong, protrude, give-up the ghost, go bad, survive, get cracking, get, expire, become, start up, get rolling, live on, pop out, bug out, croak, move, choke, jump, set forth, break down, sound, bestir oneself, conk out, begin, extend, start, depart, commence, hold up, proceed, part, get weaving, decease, conk, set out, fail, buy the farm, set off, startle, snuff it, start out, pass, work

  2. get cracking, bestir oneself, get going, get moving, get weaving, get started, get rollingverb

    start to be active

    "Get cracking, please!"

    Synonyms:
    get weaving, get cracking, go, start, get started, get rolling, bestir oneself, get moving

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Editors Contribution

  1. make progress

    Submitted by anonymous on December 30, 2019  

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How to use get going in a sentence?

  1. Alexander Wells:

    I found out about 11:30 last night, i called my parents straight away, called my girlfriend, my brother and then tried to get some sleep. Managed to get a little. I'm glad it was a day game because didn't have much time to think about anything. Just get out there and get going.

  2. Joseph P Kennedy:

    When the going gets tough, the tough get going.

  3. Gavin Munro:

    It takes between five and eight years to grow a chair. Small lamps; between two and three years. And the dining tables; ten to fifteen. It's a long-burner. But it's something similar to setting up a vineyard, it takes a few years to get going but we'll have a crop every year.

  4. Chris Buckley:

    It is a natural leveller and the general feeling is that things have been at the bottom and are starting to get going again.

  5. Alexander Wells:

    I called my parents straight away, called my girlfriend, my brother and then tried to get some sleep. Managed to get a little. I'm glad it was a day game because didn't have much time to think about anything. Just get out there and get going.

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