Go from

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Definition

to go from (a clown) to (president): to become, to develop, to grow from (a clown) to (president)
noun
In less than five years, we went from a small shop to a chain of stores all over the country.

Examples

  • "Bruno Delavigne went from a perfumer's assistant in Paris, to the president and CEO of the Delavigne Corporation, based in San Francisco."
  • "Are we really supposed to believe Mr. Warbuckle has gone from gun-toting bear killer to peace-loving animal rights activist in a matter of weeks?"
  • "When I'm not working late, I'm in an aeroplane or going from meeting to meeting in my car."
  • "Bruno Delavigne went from a perfumer's assistant in Paris to the president and CEO of the Delavigne Corporation, based in San Francisco."

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