off to a good start

off to a good start

Starting (something) in a very favorable or positive way. After dropping out of college once before, I really want to get this second chance off to a good start. The project is off to a good start, but we need to make sure we keep up the pace.
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off to a good start

(with someone or something) Go to off on the right foot (with someone or something).
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She's off to a good start in that field because she engineered quite a comeback this season.
Washburn got off to a good start this year, throwing two scoreless innings in the Angels' 4-2 loss to the Oakland A's on Sunday at Tempe Diablo Stadium.
Maybe a tour of Central California to begin a new season will get the JetHawks off to a good start again.