a long way to go

idiom

: much more to do
We've accomplished a lot, but we still have a long way to go.

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Recent Examples on the Web Over the first five months of 2023, several blockbusters — such as Disney’s Guardians of the Galaxy 3 and Japanese anime Suzume — have helped buoy sales in the region, but exhibitors in almost every country of Asia still have a long way to go to reach pre-COVID 19 highs. Patrick Brzeski, The Hollywood Reporter, 14 June 2023 And while most national parks still have a long way to go in becoming more accessible to people that use wheelchairs, scooters, and walkers, people with restricted mobility can still experience the national park system on adaptive hiking trails. Evie Carrick, Travel + Leisure, 12 June 2023 But there’s still a long way to go, Erek Barron, a US Attorney for the District of Maryland, said at a Friday news conference. Ashley R. Williams, CNN, 3 June 2023 There’s a long way to go, of course, with many injuries and trades to unfold across the league. Tyler Kepner, New York Times, 29 May 2023 There’s still a long way to go before the new chemical is available to farmers—most pesticides require 10 years of experimentation and $250 million or more to ensure efficacy and safety before reaching market. Byerik Stokstad, science.org, 25 May 2023 There’s still a long way to go regarding the representation of women in financial leadership, but the industry is making some strides. Bysheryl Estrada, Fortune, 3 Mar. 2023 Image courtesy of Binge FBoy Island star Ziara Rae Cultural and ethnic diversity on reality TV has gradually improved in recent years, but there's still a long way to go. Alicia Vrajlal, refinery29.com, 25 May 2023 These are important strides but there is still a long way to go. Giacomo Chiesi, Fortune, 25 May 2023

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“A long way to go.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20long%20way%20to%20go. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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