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get (sth) off the ground

If a plan or activity gets off the ground, or if you get it off the ground, it starts or succeeds: He worked hard at getting the project off the ground.Succeeding, achieving and fulfillingStarting and beginningStarting again
(Definition of get (sth) off the ground from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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