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  1. enter or assume a certain state or condition; "He became annoyed when he heard the bad news"; "It must be getting more serious"; "her face went red with anger"; "She went into ecstasy"; "Get going!" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. be in the right place or situation; "Where do these books belong?"; "Let's put health care where it belongs--under the control of the government"; "Where do these books go?" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. blend or harmonize; "This flavor will blend with those in your dish"; "This sofa won't go with the chairs" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. stop operating or functioning; "The engine finally went"; "The car died on the road"; "The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town"; "The coffee maker broke"; "The engine failed on the way to town"; "her eyesight went after the accident" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. a usually brief attempt; "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. pass from physical life and lose all all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer"; "They children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. move away from a place into another direction; "Go away before I start to cry"; "The train departs at noon" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. continue to live; endure or last; "We went without water and food for 3 days"; "These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America"; "The racecar driver lived through several very serious accidents" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. perform as expected when applied; "The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in"; "Does this old car still run well?"; "This old radio doesn't work anymore" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. begin or set in motion; "I start at eight in the morning"; "Ready, set, go!" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. (Japanese) a board game for two players who place counters on a grid; the object is to surround and so capture the opponent's counters Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else); "it's my go"; "a spell of work" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. functioning correctly and ready for action; "all systems are go" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. follow a certain course; "The inauguration went well"; "how did your interview go?" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. be abolished or discarded; "These ugly billboards have to go!"; "These luxuries all had to go under the Khmer Rouge" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. give support (to) or make a choice (of) one out of a group or number; "I plumped for the losing candidates" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  17. to be spent or finished; "The money had gone after a few days"; "Gas is running low at the gas stations in the Midwest" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  18. change location; move, travel, or proceed; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect";"The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  19. progress by being changed; "The speech has to go through several more drafts"; "run through your presentation before the meeting" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  20. follow a procedure or take a course; "We should go farther in this matter"; "She went through a lot of trouble"; "go about the world in a certain manner"; "Messages must go through diplomatic channels" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  21. go through in search of something; search through someone's belongings in an unauthorized way; "Who rifled through my desk drawers?" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  22. a board game for two players who place counters on a grid; the object is to surround and so capture the opponent's counters Wordnet Dictionary DB
  23. street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine Wordnet Dictionary DB
  24. have a turn; make one's move in a game; "Can I go now?" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  25. be spent; "All my money went for food and rent" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  26. make a certain noise or sound; "She went `Mmmmm'"; "The gun went `bang'" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  27. pass, fare, or elapse; of a certain state of affairs or action; "How is it going?"; "The day went well until I got your call" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  28. be or continue to be in a certain condition; "The children went hungry that day" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  29. be awarded; be allotted; "The first prize goes to Mary"; "Her money went on clothes" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  30. be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired; "This piece won't fit into the puzzle" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  31. stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point; "Service runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life". Wordnet Dictionary DB
  32. lead, extend, or afford access; "This door goes to the basement"; "The road runs South" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  33. be sounded, played, or expressed; "How does this song go again?" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  34. be contained in; "How many times does 18 go into 54?" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  35. have a particular form; "the story or argument runs as follows"; "as the saying goes..." Wordnet Dictionary DB
  36. be ranked or compare; "This violinist is as good as Juilliard-trained violinists go" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  37. Gone. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  38. To pass from one place to another; to be in motion; to be in a state not motionless or at rest; to proceed; to advance; to make progress; -- used, in various applications, of the movement of both animate and inanimate beings, by whatever means, and also of the movements of the mind; also figuratively applied. Webster Dictionary DB
  39. To move upon the feet, or step by step; to walk; also, to walk step by step, or leisurely. Webster Dictionary DB
  40. To be passed on fron one to another; to pass; to circulate; hence, with for, to have currency; to be taken, accepted, or regarded. Webster Dictionary DB
  41. To proceed or happen in a given manner; to fare; to move on or be carried on; to have course; to come to an issue or result; to succeed; to turn out. Webster Dictionary DB
  42. To apply one's self; to set one's self; to undertake. Webster Dictionary DB
  43. To be with young; to be pregnant; to gestate. Webster Dictionary DB
  44. To pass away; to depart forever; to be lost or ruined; to perish; to decline; to decease; to die. Webster Dictionary DB
  45. To reach; to extend; to lead; as, a line goes across the street; his land goes to the river; this road goes to New York. Webster Dictionary DB
  46. To have recourse; to resort; as, to go to law. Webster Dictionary DB
  47. To take, as a share in an enterprise; to undertake or become responsible for; to bear a part in. Webster Dictionary DB
  48. To bet or wager; as, I'll go you a shilling. Webster Dictionary DB
  49. Act; working; operation. Webster Dictionary DB
  50. A circumstance or occurrence; an incident. Webster Dictionary DB
  51. The fashion or mode; as, quite the go. Webster Dictionary DB
  52. Noisy merriment; as, a high go. Webster Dictionary DB
  53. A glass of spirits. Webster Dictionary DB
  54. Power of going or doing; energy; vitality; perseverance; push; as, there is no go in him. Webster Dictionary DB
  55. That condition in the course of the game when a player can not lay down a card which will not carry the aggregate count above thirty-one. Webster Dictionary DB
  56. Something that goes or is successful; a success; as, he made a go of it; also, an agreement. Webster Dictionary DB
  57. To proceed or tend toward a result, consequence, or product; to tend; to conduce; to be an ingredient; to avail; to apply; to contribute; - often with the infinitive; as, this goes to show. Webster Dictionary DB
  58. To proceed by a mental operation; to pass in mind or by an act of the memory or imagination; - generally with over or through. Webster Dictionary DB
  59. To move from the person speaking, or from the point whence the action is contemplated; to pass away; to leave; to depart; - in opposition to stay and come. Webster Dictionary DB
  60. To depart; proceed; move on; pass from one state of place to another; succeed; move by mechanism; be in harmony; as, red and yellow do not go well together; to continue to be; as, to go in rags; to resort or repair; as, go to him for advice; to extend; as, the road goes west. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  61. Colloquially, to bear or afford; as, I can't go the price; to become responsible for; as, to go ball; to bet or wager; as, I'll go you a box of candy. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  62. Colloquially, the fashion; energy; an agreement. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  63. Went. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  64. Going. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  65. To pass from one place to another: to be in motion: to proceed: to walk: to depart from: to lead in any direction: to extend: to tend: to be about to do: to pass in report: to pass, as in payment: to be accounted in value: to happen in a particular way: to turn out: to fare:-pr.p. going; pa.t. went; pa.p. gone. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  66. To move; proceed; depart; tend; be about to do. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  67. To move from one place to another; depart; proceed; reach; tend; be about to do; intend; suit; fit. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  68. To pass away; be expended; die. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  69. To move; to pass from one place, state, or station to another; to walk; to travel; to depart; to proceed; to advance; to apply; to have recourse to; to be about to do; to pass; to circulate; to flow; to proceed by some principle or rule; to be freed from restraint; to lead in any direction; to extend; to avail; to be accounted in value; to happen; to turn out; to fare. To go about, to set one's self to a business; to tack. To go abroad, to walk out of a house; to be uttered or published. To go against, to invade; to march to attack. To go aside, to withdraw or retire into a private situation; to err. To go astray, to wander; to break from an inclosure; to sin. To go away, to depart. To go between, to mediate. To go by, to pass near and beyond. To go down, to descend in any manner; to fail. To go for nothing, to have no meaning or efficacy. To go forth, to issue or depart out of a place. To go forward, to advance. To go hard with, to be in danger of a fatal issue. To go in, to enter. To go in and out, to do the business of life. To go off, to depart to a distance; to die; to explode. To go on, to advance forward. To go out, to issue forth; to go on an expedition; to become extinct. To go over, to read; to examine; to pass from one party to another. To go through, to pass through a substance; to accomplish. To go through with, to come to the end. To go under, to be talked of or known. To go up, to ascend; to rise. To go upon, to proceed as on a foundation. To go with, to accompany; to side. To go ill with, not to prosper. To go well with, to have good fortune. To go without, to be or remain destitute. Go to, come; move; begin. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  70. To move from one place to another; to pass; to proceed; to depart; to walk; to be pregnant; to run; to take a direction; to contribute, as, the different ingredients which go to make up the compound; to conduce; to fall out or terminate; to reach or be extended: to fare. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  71. To proceed or tend toward a result, consequence, or product; to tend; to conduce; to be an ingredient; to avail; to apply; to contribute; -- often with the infinitive; as, this goes to show. mso.anu.edu.au
  72. To proceed by a mental operation; to pass in mind or by an act of the memory or imagination; -- generally with over or through. mso.anu.edu.au
  73. To move from the person speaking, or from the point whence the action is contemplated; to pass away; to leave; to depart; -- in opposition to stay and come. mso.anu.edu.au
  74. To be dismissed from a court. To issue from a court. "The court said a mandamusmust go." 1 W. Bl. 50. "Let a supersedeas go." 5 Mod. 421. "The writ may go." 18 C. B. 35. thelawdictionary.org
  75. g[=o], v.i. to pass from one place to another: to be in motion: to proceed: to walk: to depart from: to lead in any direction: to extend: to tend: to be about to do: to pass in report: to pass, as in payment: to be accounted in value: to happen in a particular way: to turn out: to fare: to give way:--pr.p. g[=o]'ing; pa.t. went; pa.p. gone (gon).--n. affair, matter, as in 'a pretty go:' fashion, as in 'all the go:' energy, activity.--adj. GO'-AHEAD', dashing, energetic.--ns. GO'-BETWEEN', G[=O]'ER-BETWEEN' (Shak.), one who is agent between two parties; GO'-BY, escape by artifice: evasion: any intentional disregard: in coursing, the act of passing by or ahead in motion.--adj. GO-TO-MEET'ING (coll.), used of clothes, good and fit for public use.--GO ABOUT (B.), to set one's self about: to seek: to endeavour; GO ABOUT ONE'S BUSINESS, to attend to one's duties: to be off; GO ABROAD, to go to a foreign country: to leave one's house; GO AGAINST, to invade: to be repugnant to; GO ASIDE, to err: to withdraw, retire; GO AT, to attack; GO BEYOND (B.), to overreach; GO DOWN, to sink, decline: to be believed or accepted; GO FAR, to last long; GO FOR, to pass for: to attack: to take up a line of policy; GO FOR NOTHING, to have no value; GO HARD WITH, to be in real difficulty or danger; GO IN AND OUT, to come and go freely; GO IN FOR, to be in favour of: to aim after; GO IN UNTO, to have sexual intercourse with; GO IT, to act in a striking or dashing manner--often in imperative by way of encouragement; GO OFF, to leave: to die: to explode: to fade; GO ON, to proceed; GO ONE BETTER, to take a bet and add another more to it: to excel another in fitness for some purpose; GO ONE'S WAY, to depart; GO OUT, to become extinct or expire; GO OVER, to study, to examine; GO THE WHOLE HOG, to go to the fullest extent; GO THROUGH, to perform thoroughly, to accomplish; GO THROUGH FIRE AND WATER, to undertake any trouble or risks for one's end (from the usage in ancient ordeals); GO TO, come now (a kind of interjection, like the L. agedum, the Gr. [Greek: age nun]); GO TO PIECES, to break up entirely, to be dismembered; GO TO THE WALL, to be pushed aside, passed by; GO UNDER, to be called by some title or character: to be overwhelmed or ruined, to die; GO WELL, to prosper; GO WITH, to accompany: to agree, accord; GO WITHOUT SAYING, to be plainly self-evident (Fr. Cela va sans dire).--GREAT GO, a degree examination, compared with LITTLE GO, a preliminary examination in the university of Cambridge; LET GO, to release, to quit hold of; NO GO, not possible: of no use. [A.S. gán, contr. for gangan, to go; cf. Ger. gehen, Dut. gaan.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  76. (went, gone, pr. gawn, gon; 2nd sing. goest, 3rd goes pr. goz& archaic goeth). Start, depart, move, continue moving, with self-originated or imparted motion, from some place, position, time, &c. (often not specified because obvious, whereas the goal &c. is always specified if it matters; cf. COME); journey, travel, proceed, progress, (going strong, with vigour; he will go far, reach distinction; go easy, straight; go the PACE; went miles round; go a walk, journey, voyage; go the same, the shortest, way); (of line &c.) lie, point, in certain direction; be guided by, act in harmony with, judge or act upon, (a good rule to go by; have nothing to go upon; always goes with his party; promotion goes by favour; go with tide or times, do as others do); be habitually in specified state (go hungry, armed, in rags, in fear of one\'s life; six months &c. gone with child, having spent that time in gestation); be moving, acting, working, &c. (Who goes there?, sentry\'s challenge; a going concern, prosperous business; clock does not go, goes well; tongue goes nineteen to the DOZEN); (of bell, striking clock or hour, gun, &c.; also with interjections of sound as go bang, crack) sound; (of time) pass, elapse; be current (the sovereign goes anywhere; the story goes, it is said), be known by, or under, the name of, be on the average (is a good actor as actors go nowadays); (of document &c.) run, have specified tenor; (of verse, song) be rhythmical, be adaptable to a tune; (of events) turn out well, ill, HARD, &c., (of election &c.) issue for or against, (of constituency, politician, voter) take certain course or views, (Liverpool went tory; case goes by default, takes its course against absent party; dinner, play, went well, succeeded; goes without SAYing); begin motion (Go!, starter\'s word in race; HERE goes!); get away free, unpunished, &c.; be sold (go cheap, for 2/6, &c.; going!, gone!, auctioneer\'s announcement that bidding is almost, quite, closed; (of money) be spent (often in books &c.); be relinquished, abolished, or lost (Greek, the carriage, must go; my sight, our trade, is going; next wicket went for nothing); die (esp. in p.p.; & in many phrr., as go the way of all the earth or pop. of all flesh, to a better world, to one\'s account or own place, aloft, off the hooks, &c.); fail, give way, succumb, break down, crack; make way to, towards, into, &c. (go to Jericho, Bath, &c., be off out of speaker\'s presence; go to Canossa, humble oneself after recalcitrance, w. ref. to Emperor Henry IV in 1077; go to the DEVIL; which way goes to Bristol; go to a ball, to church, market, &c., attend it; go to school, get instruction; go to the bar, to sea, become barrister, sailor; go on the stage, the streets, become actor, prostitute; go to STOOL); proceed to do (went to find him), and do (esp. colloq. =be so foolish as to do; also vulg. have been& gone& done it, made a blunder &c.), (a-) doing, on pilgrimage, an errand, the spree, &c., act as bail (for person; also abs. in parenthesis I\'ll go bail, I assure you); have recourse, refer, appeal, to (go to the COUNTRY, test opinion by general election; go to war, work, &c.; vulg., would not go to or for to do it, be so inconsiderate &c. as to); carry action to certain point (went all lengths; will go so far as to say; will go as high as £100, in bidding or offering price; go halves or shares, share equally with, or abs.; went to great expense, trouble, &c.; go the whole HOG; go better or one better, outbid or outdo adversary); penetrate, sink, (ship went to the bottom; goes to one\'s heart, grieves him), find room, (of number) be capable of being contained in another either without remainder or simply, (will not go into or in the basket; 6 into 12 goes twice, into 5 will not go, into 13 goes twice and one over; thread too thick to go through needle); belong in receptacle, on shelf &c.; pass, be allotted, &c., to person (of prize, victory, inheritance, office, &c.), be applied to purpose, contribute to or towards result, amount together to (12 inches go to the foot), tend to show &c.; reach, extend, (the difference goes deep; as, so, far as it goes, caution against taking statement too widely; goes a long &c. way, has great &c. effect towards, also of food, money, &c., lasts long &c., buys much &c.); pass into certain condition (go brown, blind, mad, to seed; go hot& cold, have accesses of fever or shame; go to pieces, break up); (slang) go it, act vigorously, furiously, &c., indulge in dissipation; going fifteen &c., in one\'s fifteenth &c. year; going to, about to, intending to, (used as fut. part.); be gone, take oneself off; gone, dead (often dead& gone); gone on (slang), infatuated with; far gone, very ill, deeply entangled. With prepp.: go about, set to work at; go at, attack, take in hand energetically; go behind (decision &c.), re-examine grounds of; go for, go to fetch, pass or be accounted as nothing, little, &c., strive to attain, (slang) attack; go into, enter (profession, Parliament), frequent (society), take part in, allow oneself to pass into (hysterics &c.), dress oneself in (mourning &c.), investigate; go off one\'s HEAD; go on, become chargeable to (parish, relief fund, &c.); go over, inspect details of, rehearse, retouch; go through, discuss in detail, scrutinize, perform, (ceremony, recitation, &c.), undergo, (of book) be sold out in (so many editions); go with, be concomitant of, take same view as, match, follow the drift of; go without, not have, put up with want of. With advv.: go about, move from place to place, endeavour to do; go ahead, proceed without hesitation; go along with, =go with; go back from or upon one\'s word &c., fail to keep it; go by, pass; go down, sink (of ship), be continued to specified point, fall before conqueror, be recorded in writing, be swallowed, find acceptance with; go in, enter as competitor, (Cricket) take or begin innings, (of sun &c.) be obscured; go in for, take as one\'s object, pursuit, style, principle, &c.; go off, leave the stage, begin, explode, die, gradually cease to be felt, deteriorate, become unconscious in sleep, faint, &c., be got rid of by sale, succeed well, badly, &c.; go on, continue, persevere, (doing, with, in, or abs.), proceed as next step to do, conduct oneself shamefully &c., rail at (colloq.), appear on stage, begin bowling, take one\'s turn to do something, (colloq. in imperat.) don\'t talk nonsense, going on for, approaching (a time, age, &c); go out, leave room or house, be extinguished, leave office (of Government), cease to be fashionable, depart to colony &c., (esp. of girls) leave home for employment usu. as governess &c., mix in society, (of workmen) strike, (of heart &c.) expand with love &c. to person; go over, change one\'s party or religion; go round, pay informal visit to, be long enough to encompass, (of food &c.) suffice for whole party; go through with, complete, not leave unfinished; go to (imperat.; archaic) interjection of remonstrance, incredulity, impatience, &c.; go together, be concomitant, match; go under, sink, fail, succumb. Go-ahead, enterprising; go-as-you-please, unfettered by regulations; go-between, intermediary, negotiator; go-by, passing (usu. in give the go-by to, outstrip, leave behind, elude, disregard, cut, slight); go-cart, wheeled frame for teaching child to walk, kind of perambulator, litter, palankeen, handcart; go-off, start (usu. at the first go-off); go to-meeting, (of hat, clothes, &c.) fit or kept for going to church in. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  77. (pl. goes). Act of going (come-&-go, traffic, movement to& fro); mettle, spirit, dash, animation; (colloq.) embarrassing turn of affairs (here\'s, what, a go!; a rum go); turn at doing something (have a go at); portion of liquor or food served; (Cribbage) player\'s inability to play, counting one to opponent; (colloq.) it\'s no go, nothing can be done; (colloq.) all or quite the go, in fashion; (colloq.) near go, close shave; (colloq.) on the go, in motion, also in a state of decline; LITTLE-go. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  78. (Also) proceed in specified manner, esp. perform some operation, go through some bodily movement, (to loosen it, you go like this; went like this with his tongue); going concern, (also) a business already established& not about to be wound up (the business was sold, bought, as a going concern); go fut (t) or phut (slang), collapse like pricked bladder, fail in business, die. Concise Oxford Dictionary

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