get cracking get cracking

Definition(s):

  • (v) start to be active

Usage(s):

  1. Karzai had better get cracking.
  2. The message: get cracking, pick some 1,300 delegates for the convention.
  3. There was no longer any hiding the fact; victory in Europe was at hand and it was long past time to get cracking on the work of reconversion.

News

  • Americans less healthy than they think: study

    Many Americans firmly believe their own generation is the healthiest-even as most want to get cracking on losing an average of 25 pounds.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: First Coast News

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