get a move on
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- (informal, idiomatic) To hurry up, to get moving.
- I need to get a move on if I'm going to arrive before dark.
- 1938, Norman Lindsay, Age of Consent, Sydney: Ure Smith, published 1962, page 139:
- Bradly tapped the ashes from his pipe, signifying a leisured interlude over. "Time to get a move on," he said, and began unlace his boots for wading.
hurry up — see hurry up