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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I feel really comfortable going with Sevy and think he'll get us off to a good start."
Defending champion Petron XCS was off to a good start as it kicked back Generika-Ayala A 19-21, 21-14, 15-8, in the opening day of the Philippine Superliga Beach Volleyball Challenge Cup Wednesday at Mall of Asia's Sands by the Bay.
"Personally I feel like I got off to a good start and obviously the team went 3-1 on the first road trip, so I'm very happy with the results," Ohtani said through a translator.
The first month I was here, I got off to a good start. Then I hit a little big of a slump in July and my timing was a little bit.
Ian Daniel (72) and Jehan Mubarak (61) got Sri Lanka A's first innings off to a good start but in a fine spell Banks took three wickets for 16 runs to boost his side ahead of their trip to England with the first Test on Thursday.