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Definitions and Synonyms of get going | Another word for get going | What is get going?

Definition 1: start to be active - [verb of change]

Samples where get going or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Get cracking, please!

Synonyms for get going in the sense of this definition

(get going is a kind of ...) take the first step or steps in carrying out an action

"We began working at dawn" "Who will start?" "Get working as soon as the sun rises!" "The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia" "He began early in the day" "Let's get down to work now"

Definition 2: begin or set in motion - [verb of motion]

Samples where get going or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for get going in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of get going ) start running, functioning, or operating

"the lights went on" "the computer came up"

(... is a kind of get going ) get started or set in motion, used figuratively

"the project took a long time to get off the ground"

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