change gear

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Definition of change gear

British
: to move from one level or area of activity to another He once again changed gear in his career.

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“Change gear.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/change%20gear. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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