make your move

make your move
make (your/its) move to do something to achieve a result.

My father always waited to buy our Christmas tree, and I worried that by the time he made his move the best trees would be gone.

The Federal Reserve made its move yesterday, cutting interest rates for the third time this year.

Some of his advisors think he should make a move for the presidency soon.


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  • make your way (towards something) — make your ˈway (to/towards sth) idiom to move or get somewhere; to make progress • Will you be able to make your own way to the airport (= get there without help, a ride, etc.)? • Is this your plan for …   Useful english dictionary

  • make (your) way (somewhere) — to move in a particular direction. In the midst of war in Europe, he somehow made his way back to the United States and joined the army …   New idioms dictionary

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