flying start Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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flying startnoun [C usually singular]

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to ​begin something very well, ​quickly making good ​progress: She's got off to a ​flyingstart in her new ​job. an ​instance of one ​competitor in a ​racestarting more ​quickly than the ​others
(Definition of flying start from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flying start”
in Chinese (Simplified) (赛跑的)快速起跑…
in Chinese (Traditional) (賽跑的)快速起跑…
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