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 on on

adj

  • () in operation or operational  ( on )
    in operation or operational
     left the oven on
    left the oven on
     the switch is in the on position
    the switch is in the on position
  • (of events) planned or scheduled  ( on )
    (of events) planned or scheduled
     the picnic is on, rain or shine
    the picnic is on, rain or shine
     we have nothing on for Friday night
    we have nothing on for Friday night
  • adv

  • () with a forward motion  ( along, on )
    with a forward motion
     we drove along admiring the view
    we drove along admiring the view
     the horse trotted along at a steady pace
    the horse trotted along at a steady pace
     the circus traveled on to the next city
    the circus traveled on to the next city
     move along
    move along
     march on
    march on
  • () indicates continuity or persistence or concentration  ( on )
    indicates continuity or persistence or concentration
     his spirit lives on
    his spirit lives on
     shall I read on?
    shall I read on?
  • () in a state required for something to function or be effective  ( on )
    in a state required for something to function or be effective
     turn the lights on
    turn the lights on
     get a load on
    get a load on