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Synonyms for go on

Synonyms for (verb) go on

Synonyms: carry on, go on, continue, proceed Definition: continue talking Usage: I know it's hard, he continued, but there is no choice; carry on--pretend we are not in the room

Similar words: talk, speak Definition: exchange thoughts; talk with Usage: We often talk business; Actions talk louder than words

Synonyms: come on, come up, go on Definition: start running, functioning, or operating Usage: the lights went on; the computer came up

Similar words: start, go, get going Definition: begin or set in motion Usage: I start at eight in the morning; Ready, set, go!

Synonyms: go on, advance, march on, progress, move on, pass on Definition: move forward, also in the metaphorical sense Usage: Time marches on

Similar words: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: proceed, continue, keep, go along, go on Definition: continue a certain state, condition, or activity Usage: Keep on working!; We continued to work into the night; Keep smiling; We went on working until well past midnight

Similar words: move, act Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel