Translation: from spanish

get going

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  • get going — {v.}, {informal} 1. To excite; stir up and make angry. * /The boys teasing gets John going./ * /Talking about her freckles gets Mary going./ 2. or {chiefly British}[get cracking] To begin to move; get started. * /The teacher told Walter to get… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get going — {v.}, {informal} 1. To excite; stir up and make angry. * /The boys teasing gets John going./ * /Talking about her freckles gets Mary going./ 2. or {chiefly British}[get cracking] To begin to move; get started. * /The teacher told Walter to get… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get going — phrasal to make a start …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • get a move on — {informal} or {slang}[get a wiggle on] {v. phr.} To hurry up; get going. Often used as a command. * /Get a move on, or you will be late./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get a move on — {informal} or {slang}[get a wiggle on] {v. phr.} To hurry up; get going. Often used as a command. * /Get a move on, or you will be late./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get cracking — {v. phr.}, {slang}, {informal} To hurry up, to start moving fast. (Used mostly as an imperative). * /Come on, you guys, let s get cracking!/ (Let s hurry up!) Compare: GET GOING 2 …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get cracking — {v. phr.}, {slang}, {informal} To hurry up, to start moving fast. (Used mostly as an imperative). * /Come on, you guys, let s get cracking!/ (Let s hurry up!) Compare: GET GOING 2 …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get down to — {v.}, {informal} To get started on, being on. * /Joe wasted a lot of time before he got down to work./ * /Let s get down to work./ Compare: GET AT(3), GET GOING, GET TO …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get down to — {v.}, {informal} To get started on, being on. * /Joe wasted a lot of time before he got down to work./ * /Let s get down to work./ Compare: GET AT(3), GET GOING, GET TO …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get one's rear in gear — {v. phr.}, {slang} To hurry up, to get going. * /I m gonna have to get my rear in gear./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get one's rear in gear — {v. phr.}, {slang} To hurry up, to get going. * /I m gonna have to get my rear in gear./ …   Dictionary of American idioms


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