going on for






going on for

approaching a specified time, age or amount - humorous

1994 - Janice Galloway - Foreign Parts - Cassie, carrying this bloody windsurfing board through customs. Thirty-one going on fifteen.




RELATED IDIOMS :


going going gone

an auctioneer's traditional announcement that bidding is closing or closed and that this is the last chance to have something – informal




have it going for you

have a specified factor or factors in your favour - informal

1997 - Marian Keyes - Rachel's Holiday - All we really had going for us was our hair. Mine was long and dark and hers was long and blonde.




while the going is good

while conditions are favourable




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