cook on the front burner

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cook on the front burner

Having success in a particular activity. Once we dislodged that piece, we were really cooking on the front burner on this repair. That's a great idea—now you're cooking on the front burner!
See also: burner, cook, front, on

cook on the front burner

be on the right lines; be on the way to rapid success. North American informal
Another version of this phrase is cook with gas .
See also: burner, cook, front, on