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English definition of “move on”

move on

(NEW ACTIVITY) phrasal verb with move     /muːv/ verb
C1 to start a new activity: I'd done the same job for years and felt it was time to move on.Starting and beginningStarting again
(Definition of move on (NEW ACTIVITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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