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steam ahead

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsteam ahead phrasal verbto start doing something very quickly The company is steaming ahead with its investment programme. steam→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
steam aheadMedical Services are steaming ahead having had a great year.Lucas has steamed ahead with its investment programme and continues to prepare for a running start to recovery.
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Verb table
steam
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysteam
he, she, itsteams
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysteamed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave steamed
he, she, ithas steamed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad steamed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill steam
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have steamed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam steaming
he, she, itis steaming
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you, we, theyare steaming
Past
I, he, she, itwas steaming
you, we, theywere steaming
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been steaming
he, she, ithas been steaming
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been steaming
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be steaming
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been steaming
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