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get off the ground


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To succeed or begin to succeed.
  • v. To make (something) succeed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. get started or set in motion, used figuratively


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  • I wondered how thick the clouds were and if the 21's had enough room to get off the ground underneath the overcast.

    Thud Ridge

  • The flight was magic-assisted, of course; such a creature could never get off the ground in Mundania.

    Dragon on a Pedestal


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