all systems go


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All systems (are) go.

Cliché Everything is ready. (Originally said when preparing to launch a rocket.) The rocket is ready to blast off—all systems are go. Tom: Are you guys ready to start playing? Bill: Sure, Tom, all systems go—
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(it's) all systems go

everything is ready for something to begin Once the new software is installed, it's all systems go.
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all systems go

something that you say which means everything is ready for a piece of work or period of activity to start We've just got to get the software put in place and then it's all systems go.
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all systems go

Everything is ready for proceeding, as in They've rented a hall and lined up the speakers, so it's all systems go for the rally. Originating in the late 1960s with reference to launching space missiles and vehicles, this expression has been transferred to general use.
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IT'S all systems go for Zafeen ahead of the Sussex Stakes at Goodwood as the Royal Ascot hero continues to delight connections in his preparation.
It's all systems go for the Sussex,and it looks like being the best mile race we've had for a long time,'' he added.
As we head into the fourth year of back-to-basics, we remain 'on course, all systems go,' with a proven and successful investment strategy, the best team we've ever had, outstanding due diligence, two major exits over the past 12 months (Yell and Pinnacle), strong deal flow, rigorous investment discipline, and--I strongly believe--a bright future.
It's all systems go for the Sussex, and it looks like being the best mile race we've had for a long time.