go far


: be very successful
She has a lot of talent. If she works hard, she should go far.

Examples of go far in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Watchdog groups were deeply disappointed, saying the measure does not go far enough after the City Council watered down a proposal that had included more sweeping changes, such as giving the volunteer Ethics Commission unilateral power to put items on the ballot. Dakota Smith, Los Angeles Times, 15 May 2024 Seeking tighter limits:Clean air standards don't go far enough, activists say The future of transit Isaac School District has applied for more EPA funding to add buses to its fleet in the future. Hayleigh Evans, The Arizona Republic, 8 May 2024 But racing’s problems go far beyond what happened last year. Melissa Hoppert, New York Times, 2 May 2024 Some leading medical groups said the task force's new guidance still does not go far enough. Aria Bendix, NBC News, 30 Apr. 2024 The implications go far beyond simple gift ideas, though. Josh Hendrickson, PCMAG, 30 Apr. 2024 Some lawmakers, like outgoing Rep. Ken Buck, R-Colo., think some of the existing reauthorization bills don’t go far enough and threaten to tank congressional approval of the entire program. USA TODAY, 4 Apr. 2024 About a quarter of the women thought the list didn’t go far enough, and sent a second letter urging the program to, among other things, hire an independent clinical psychologist and foster an environment free from offensive and intimidating language. David Kushner, WIRED, 4 Apr. 2024 Also, the wine experiences go far beyond sitting in a winery and sipping flights. Patrice J. Williams, Essence, 3 Apr. 2024

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“Go far.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/go%20far. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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