One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Go faster, typically in a motor vehicle.‘if we don't step on it, the pub will have closed for the afternoon’
hurry up, get a move on, speed up, go faster, be quickView synonyms
- ‘Our hero stepped on it and took us all on a high speed chase.’
- ‘You begin at a dead stop, cop cars piled up maybe eleven inches off your rear bumper waiting patiently for you to step on it and try to make a getaway.’
- ‘The driver seemed to be really stepping on it as the bus gained speed very fast.’
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