Definition Get something off the ground

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Definition

to get (a project) off the ground: to start or launch (a project)
idiom
to get a business off the ground

the ground: the earth, the floor, the surface that we walk on
noun

Examples

  • "We must get this business off the ground, but until we do, I'll ask you one more time: Noodles or rice?"
  • "I believed that nothing but blood, sweat and tears would get my business off the ground."

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