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synonyms for get a move on

  • bolt
  • dart
  • dash
  • hustle
  • scamper
  • scurry
  • whiz
  • zip
  • accelerate
  • expedite
  • fly
  • hasten
  • move
  • race
  • run
  • rush
  • skedaddle
  • speed
  • split
  • spur
  • vamoose
  • be quick
  • beeline
  • clear out
  • go like lightning
  • hurry up
  • make haste
  • make time
  • make tracks
  • move fast
  • shake a leg
  • step on it
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antonyms for get a move on

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  • dawdle
  • decelerate
  • slow
  • wait
  • cease
  • delay
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • halt
  • hinder
  • remain
  • retard
  • stay
  • stop
  • walk
  • rest
  • discourage
  • leave alone
  • go to sleep
  • wait
  • laze
  • calm
  • deaden
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      How to use get a move on in a sentence

      Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
      GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
      He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!
      ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
      All that scientific bric-a-brac in the cupboard had far better be thrown away.
      THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
      Yet when I stop gazing the next impulse is to move on; for if I have time to rest anywhere, why not at home?
      GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
      Why, the skule committy are goin' to hold a meetin' up here to say whether they'll move the skule house or the cats.
      THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
      Aunt Ri was looking forward to the rest with great anticipation; she was heartily tired of being on the move.
      RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
      Urinary sediments may be studied under three heads: A. Unorganized sediments.
      A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
      Wait patiently until your side move over from the Opposition to the Government benches.
      PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
      He was a good judge of men, that eagle-faced major; he knew that the slightest move with hostile intent would mean a smoking gun.
      RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
      So, small as his force was, only one hundred and eighty, he determined to move out and attack Porter without delay.
      THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      JULY 28, 2021
      Choose the synonym for explosive
      volatile

      WORDS RELATED TO GET A MOVE ON

      • barrel
      • bolt
      • bustle
      • dart
      • dash
      • flash
      • fly
      • get a move on
      • get cracking
      • go like lightning
      • go like the wind
      • haste
      • hasten
      • hurry
      • hustle
      • make haste
      • make time
      • quicken
      • race
      • run
      • run like the wind
      • sail
      • scoot
      • scramble
      • scurry
      • shake a leg
      • shoot
      • speed
      • sprint
      • tear
      • whisk
      • whiz
      • zip
      • zoom
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      Fletcherizeverb (used with or without object) | [flech-uh-rahyz ]SEE DEFINITION