leap/spring/swing into action

idiom

: quickly start working
Firefighters are ready to leap/spring/swing into action at a moment's notice.

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“Leap/spring/swing into action.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leap%2Fspring%2Fswing%20into%20action. Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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