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go ahead

phrasal verb with go
 
 
/ɡəʊ/ verb [I] ( present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
START B2 to start to do something: We have permission to go ahead with the project.Starting and beginningStarting again
PERMISSION B2 something that you say to someone to give them permission to do something: ''Can I borrow your book?'' ''Yes, go ahead.''Allowing and permitting
go-ahead noun get/give the go-ahead
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