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(that's the) way to go

Inf. a phrase encouraging someone to continue the good work. As John ran over the finish line, everyone cried, "That's the way to go!" "Way to go!" said Mary when Bob finally got the car started.
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way to go

Well done, as in That was a great lecture-way to go! This exclamation of approval and encouragement originated in sports, addressed to athletes who are performing well. In the 1960s it began to be used for any kind of achievement.
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way to go

People say Way to go! to show that they are pleased or impressed by something someone has done. Upon exiting, the fans broke into applause and someone called out `Way to go, Mike'.
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way to go

used to express pleasure, approval, or excitement. North American informal
1990 Robert Oliver Making Champions You had Bechard shakin'. He wasn't gonna mess with you. Way to go!
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