Idiom: Move up a gear
If you move up a gear, you start to perform in a clearly better way, especially in sport.Country: International English | Subject Area: Transport & Travel | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Move the goalposts
- Move mountains
- In high gear
- Grinds my gear
- Move the chains
- Kick into gear
- Step up a gear
- Bust a move
- Move heaven and earth
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