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1‘Phelps's life jogged on in this fashion until spring’another way of saying jog along
- ‘The couple jogged on without quarrelling for about three years.’
- ‘It can do much to alleviate children's pessimism about future prospects of happiness if they have godparents who are still jogging on cosily together.’
- ‘She went back to live with her sister in Croydon, and things jogged on much the same as ever at home.’
- ‘The festival season jogs on, and next weekend the Welsh hillsides will echo to the sounds of Dexys, Mogwai, Van Morrison, Metronomy, Feist, Scritti Politti and dozens of others.’
- ‘Things jogged on like this for the next nine to ten years.’
2British informal [usually in imperative] Go away (used as expression of anger or irritation)‘I really want to go and see the show but for an £8.75 booking fee they can jog on!’
- ‘Jog on, you muppets, leave them alone!’
- ‘Why don't you all just jog on and let somebody run things properly.’
- ‘You can jog on if you think I give a toss about your hurt feelings.’
- ‘Jog on mate!’
- ‘Jog on, you're boring me.’
- ‘You are not the only person to have ever bought a season ticket, a shirt, a pie etc. and spent hours travelling up to Hull and back. Jog on!’
- ‘Now jog on and keep your stupid comments for your rich, clueless associates.’
- ‘Do yourself and everyone else a favour, and just jog on, sonny.’
- ‘If he is released in 21 years, there will be uproar - I hope they tell the EU to jog on.’
- ‘Seems like you finally did what I told you to do and jogged on.’
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