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English definition of “press on/ahead”

press on/ahead

phrasal verb with press     /pres/ verb
C2 to start or continue doing something in a determined way, often despite problems : It was pouring with rain , but we pressed on regardless . The government is pressing ahead with its plans to reorganize the penal system .Continue and last
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