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forge ahead
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Definition to make continuing progress
  • I forge ahead: "We could remove the red lava rock heap.
    Holly Goldberg Sloan  --  Counting by 7s
  • They could neither forge ahead, nor swerve to one side or other, nor stop.
    Zane Grey  --  The Thundering Herd
  • If it were true that Messala had attained his utmost speed, the effort was with effect; slowly but certainly he was beginning to forge ahead.
    Lew Wallace  --  Ben Hur
  • There was little excitement to be found in Ten-Towns, and I could not let you forge ahead in our competition of kills!
    R.A. Salvatore  --  The Crystal Shard
  • All they could do was forge ahead and pray for some miraculous solution to reveal itself.
    W. William Winokur  --  The Perfect Game
  • And, while they were puttering around in the corner, Shukhov would forge ahead and have half the wall built, so that his pair wouldn't be behindhand.
    Alexander Solzhenitsyn  --  One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
  • As long as I had a chance—a glimmer of hope in a tunnel of darkness—all I had to do was clear my head, rid myself of any self-pity, and forge ahead.
    Dave Peizer  --  A Man Named Dave
  • He trotted down the steps, which made me feel quite ridiculous, as I'm usually the one to forge ahead.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Red Pyramid
  • Let's forge ahead!
    Jules Verne  --  Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
  • Forge ahead!
    James Joyce  --  A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
  • Jimmy's dad told Jimmy that they two fellows would just have to forge ahead the best way they could.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Oryx and Crake
  • So they did forge ahead.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Oryx and Crake

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