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forge ahead

verb uk phrasal verb with forge   /fɔːdʒ/ us    /fɔːrdʒ/
to suddenly make a lot of progress with something: The organizers are forging ahead with a programme of public events.
Translations of “forge ahead”
in Chinese (Traditional) 突然進展神速, 迅猛發展…
in Russian продвигаться вперед…
in Turkish ilerleme kaydetmek, gittikçe ileriye gitmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 突然进展神速, 迅猛发展…
in Polish ruszyć do przodu…
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