never look back

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never look back

1. To show no sign of returning to past circumstances. Once I graduate high school, I'm leaving this town and never looking back.
2. To progress without interruption or impediment. When we began this company, we just stuck with our dreams and our plans, and we never looked back.
See also: back, look, never

never/not look ˈback

(informal) (after a change of career, etc.) become very successful: She hasn’t looked back since she started her own business five years ago.He moved to New York and never looked back.
See also: back, look, never, not
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Imanol Harinordoquy struck first for France with a try in 13 minutes but the hosts never looked back after Lions hopeful Heaslip went over to put them ahead before the break.
When the war ended, the lucky ones went home and never looked back.
After dinner, Hank would take them over to his DAV hall, buy 'em a drink, and let them meet some other guys who had lost a part of themselves to war, and never looked back.
It was Brandon Armstrong, a virtual unknown to most of the country, slashing his way to 22 points - 18 of which came in a wide-open first-half in which the Waves broke out to a 28-11 lead and never looked back.