onward and upward

idiom

: toward a better condition or higher level
He is moving onward and upward in his business career.

Examples of onward and upward in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Time to move onward and upward on your path to discovering your highest vibrational self this year. Meghan Rose, Glamour, 1 Apr. 2024 Even though things aren’t perfect, there is endless potential to move onward and upward. Meghan Rose, Glamour, 1 Sep. 2023 But the rocket pushed onward and upward, sending its payload, the Orion spacecraft and its service module, toward the Moon. Eric Berger, Ars Technica, 16 Nov. 2022 Ambitious Capricorn ventures forever onward and upward, focused on reaching new heights. BostonGlobe.com, 31 July 2020 New genotypes have arisen in altered landscapes, and our pathogens are also riding the high tide of globalization onward and upward. Razib Khan, Discover Magazine, 12 Aug. 2010 And beyond her son, her own drive continually propels her onward and upward. Alyssa Bailey, ELLE, 23 Feb. 2023 Thanks for reading, and onward and upward. Rich Lowry, National Review, 11 Nov. 2022 Tia Mowry is looking onward and upward. Nicholas Rice, Peoplemag, 7 Nov. 2022

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“Onward and upward.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/onward%20and%20upward. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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