Step on it!(redirected from Step on the gas!)
step on it
Hurry up, go faster, as in Step on it or we are going to be late. This idiom alludes to stepping on a vehicle's gas pedal. [Colloquial; c. 1920]
step on it1 make a motor vehicle go faster by pressing down on the accelerator pedal with your foot. 2 hurry up. informal
ˈstep on it(also step on the ˈgas especially in American English ) (informal) drive a car faster; accelerate: You’ll be late if you don’t step on it.
Step on it!
in. Hurry up! (As if one were pressing down on the gas pedal. Not limited to vehicles, though.) We’re late. Come on! Step on it!
step on itInformal
To go faster; hurry.