Definition of gain on phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

gain on

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

gain on somebody

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gain on something

 
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to get closer to somebody/something that you are chasing She looked back and saw that the car was still gaining on her.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: gain on