be off the ground

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be off the ground

To be well underway; to be at a point of stable or self-sufficient progress or development. Now that this project is finally off the ground, we can start to focus some of our attention on other areas of the business. Jack just wants to wait until the company is off the ground a bit before we begin any major media campaigns.
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Now that the vaulter is off the ground, the position he is in and the actions of his body and the pole will be greatly influenced by what he did or did not do on the last three steps.