move on

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verb (adverb)
to go or cause (someone) to leave somewhere
(intr) to progress; evolvefootball has moved on since then
(intr) to put a difficult experience behind one and progress mentally or emotionally
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How to use move on in a sentence

  • As the campaign went on, I also heard from Barack, Michelle, Joe, and my new friends at Move-On.

    Yes, We Spam!|Mimi Swartz|December 8, 2008|DAILY BEAST
  • We've got to get a move-on ourselves, for, if I'm not mistaken, that band ain't working for nothing.

    The Great Airship.|F. S. Brereton
  • You havent much excuse to bear me any ill will, seein as it was your own hand which shot the move-on order into me.

    Friar Tuck|Robert Alexander Wason

Other Idioms and Phrases with move on

move on

Continue moving or progressing; also go away. For example, It's time we moved on to the next item on the agenda, or The police ordered the spectators to move on. [First half of 1800s]

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