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going on

verb
present participle of go on

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2 to talk at length without sticking to a topic or getting to a point
  • my, but Aunt Betty does go on about all of her aches and pains

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“Going on.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/going%20on. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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