going great guns

This page is about the idiom going great guns.

Meaning: If you're going great guns, you're going really well in whatever you're doing.

For example:

  • My brother's going great guns in his new job, and he should get his first promotion next week.

  • We're going great guns in our online business, so I'm thinking of quitting my day job.

Quick Quiz:

Our school's basketball team is going great guns in the tournament. They have

a. lost every game

b. won two out of four games

c. won every game

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Contributor: Matt Errey