informal Join an enterprise in its early stages: the scope for an entrepreneur to get in on the ground floor was obvious
More example sentences
- Make sure you get in on the ground floor early by checking these guys out.
- He looked at the numbers and decided against the purchase and that missed opportunity has perhaps fuelled the family's interest in getting in on the ground floor of the rugby revolution.
- By getting in on the ground floor of the movement you'll secure a role as a progressively conservative visionary.
Definition of get in on the ground floor in:
- The US English dictionary