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push ahead

verb uk phrasal verb with push   /pʊʃ/ us  
to continue with an activity in a determined or enthusiastic way, especially when it is difficult or makes you feel tired: They have decided to push ahead with the legal action.
Translations of “push ahead”
in Chinese (Traditional) (堅定地)繼續進行,大力推進…
in Chinese (Simplified) (坚定地)继续进行,大力推进…
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