Meaning of “press on/ahead” in the English Dictionary

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"press on/ahead" in British English

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press on/ahead

phrasal verb with press uk /pres/ us /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.

(Definition of “press on/ahead” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)