march on

Definition of march on

  1. 1 :  to come toward (a place) in order to attack it Enemy troops were marching on the city.

  2. 2 :  to go or continue onward Time marches on. Governments come and go, but civilization marches on.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a border region :  frontier

  1. :  to have common borders or frontiers

  1. :  to move along steadily usually with a rhythmic stride and in step with others

    :  to move in a direct purposeful manner :  proceed

    :  to make steady progress :  advance

  1. :  a musical composition that is usually in duple or quadruple time with a strongly accentuated beat and that is designed or suitable to accompany marching

    :  the action of marching

    :  the distance covered within a specific period of time by marching

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