on the move
Busily moving about, very active, as in A nurse is on the move all day long. [Mid-1800s] Also see on the go.
Going from one place to another, traveling, as in Our troops are on the move again, or Ruth and Dick are always on the move, never staying put for more than a month or two. [Late 1700s]
Making progress, advancing, as in Their technology is clearly on the move.
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Just the hard-on before you shoot unarmed members of the public.'Babylon' Review: The Dumb Lives of Trigger-Happy Cops|Melissa Leon|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
France 24 is providing live, round-the-clock coverage of both scenes as they progress.
Sands was involved in a scandalous-for-the-time romance with the carpenter and there were rumors she was pregnant with his child.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion|Nina Strochlic|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The other songs go in to lesser percentages of “me” as you move along.
Three on-the-record stories from a family: a mother and her daughters who came from Phoenix.I Tried to Warn You About Sleazy Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in 2003|Vicky Ward|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
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 Europe|Horace 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.
Aunt Ri was looking forward to the rest with great anticipation; she was heartily tired of being on the move.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
Wait patiently until your side move over from the Opposition to the Government benches.