From now on

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Definition

From now on...: From this moment onwards..; Starting now...; In the future...
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From now on, I want a hot cup of coffee on my desk when I arrive at the office. I know you haven't had to do this in the past, but from this moment forward, this is what I require.

Examples

  • "And please, call me Mr. Cashman from now on."
  • "These countries may be safe from now on: British home buyers seem to have set their sights on the USA."
  • "Just call me Philip the Genius from now on!"
  • "From now on, I am sticking to perfumes."
  • "It took some convincing, but I have Gidyeon's word that his pricing policy will respect our suggested list prices from now on."
  • "From now on you'll be the manager of Human-Photocopier Relations."
  • "From now on the first thing and the last thing I want to hear out of your mouths is "Sir"."

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