full steam/speed ahead

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Definition of full steam/speed ahead

used to say that something is being done with as much speed and power as possible The work started slowly, but now it's full steam ahead.The campaign is going full speed ahead.

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“Full steam/speed ahead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/full%20steam%2Fspeed%20ahead. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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