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get/pick up steam

to ​startworking much more ​effectively: After the first three ​months, the ​fundraisingproject really ​started to ​pick up steam.
(Definition of get/pick up steam from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “get/pick up steam”
in Chinese (Simplified) 加速, 加大马力…
in Chinese (Traditional) 加速, 加大馬力…
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