get off to a flying start


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to get off to a flying start: throw a wobbly

get off to a flying start

To experience an initial advantage, benefit, or auspicious position at the beginning or outset of some action, endeavor, or undertaking. John's company got off to a flying start, thanks to his father's generous investments.
See also: flying, get, off, start
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

get off to a ˌflying ˈstart

,

get off to a ˈflyer

make a very good, successful start: She got off to a flying start, gaining several points in the first few minutes.
See also: flying, get, off, start
Farlex Partner Idioms Dictionary © Farlex 2017
See also: