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get the show on the road

verb phrase

To get started; get under way: Good. Then I can get the show on the road (1940s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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Idioms and Phrases with get the show on the road

get the show on the road

Start an undertaking; begin work. For example, After months of training, the astronauts were eager to get the show on the road . This synonym of get going alludes to a theatrical production going on tour. Also see get the ball rolling
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