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on song

Performing, working, or functioning especially well. Hyphenated if used before a noun. After that terrible rehearsal, it's a miracle that we were so on song for the concert. It seems that their goalie is on song again after that serious injury last season.
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on song

BRITISH, JOURNALISM
COMMON If a sports player is on song, they are playing very well. When I was on song, I knew my opponents couldn't stop me. The whole team was on song.
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on song

performing well; in good form. British informal
1996 Times The horse is in pretty good shape. I rode him out at Haydock and he felt on song.
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on ˈsong

(informal) working or performing well: The whole team was on song.
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Going GOOD TO SOFT (Good in places; 7.0) Weather Cloudy Wind Light half-behind Star performer Breathtaking Look (7.50) won well for an on-song Kerrin McEvoy Eyecatcher Osho (6.45) stayed on well on this handicap debut and will be up to defying his initial mark Dividends and spread make-ups Placepot PS82.50 to a PS1 stake.
The second half experienced resurgence from the hosts, who were on-song with their new-found-rhythm.
The on-loan Middlesbrough man was given the runaround for 90 minutes as he came up against an on-song Gary Mackay-Steven as the Dons romped to a 4-0 Betfred Cup win.
And having won a scrappy eighth frame the on-song Scot hit 84 to give himself a welcome three-frame cushion ahead of the conclusion this morning.
ANTHONY McGILL aims to silence on-song John Higgins in their all-Scottish snooker showdown at this week's European Masters.
Sidebottom, 39, and Coad, 23, were both on hat-tricks as the Red Rose side struggled to cope with an on-song attack.
We showed what we can do on-song when we knocked out Manchester United, and this will be just as electric.
And the on-song Thornton was also instrumental in securing Rugby's final goal a minute from time, his perfect pass playing in Kolodynski who made no mistake in front of goal.
The on-song side have won their last six games without even really breaking a sweat.
Paul Jenkins' on-song starlets worked hard to clock up a fifth successive victory.
Few give the Canaries much hope of coming away from Etihad Stadium with anything other than a sound beating from the on-song Blues, who secured a place in the Carling Cup semi-finals with a 1-0 win at Arsenal in midweek.
On-song Tiryaki finished from close range after Robbie weir's opening goal had been cancelled out by saddlers defender Andy Butler.
AluN WyN JoNes says Wales are on-song to tame south Africa for only the second time in 106 years.
"He's run a couple of good races this year and he was on-song today.