Word:

Go

Pronunciation: wĕnt
p. p.1.Gone.
v. i.1.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.
[imp. Went (wĕnt); p. p. Gone (gǒn; 115); p. pr. & vb. n. Going. Went comes from the AS, wendan. See Wend, v. i.]
2.To move upon the feet, or step by step; to walk; also, to walk step by step, or leisurely.
3.To be passed on fron one to another; to pass; to circulate; hence, with for, to have currency; to be taken, accepted, or regarded.
The man went among men for an old man in the days of Saul.
- 1 Sa. xvii. 12.
4.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.
How goes the night, boy ?
- Shak.
5.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.
6.To apply one's self; to set one's self; to undertake.
7.To proceed by a mental operation; to pass in mind or by an act of the memory or imagination; - generally with over or through.
8.To be with young; to be pregnant; to gestate.
9.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.
I will let you go, that ye may sacrifice to the Lord your God; . . . only ye shall not go very far away.
- Ex. viii. 28.
10.To pass away; to depart forever; to be lost or ruined; to perish; to decline; to decease; to die.
11.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.
12.To have recourse; to resort; as, to go to law.
Go to
come; move; go away; - a phrase of exclamation, serious or ironical.
To go a-begging
not to be in demand; to be undesired.
To go about
a - To set about; to enter upon a scheme of action; to undertake.
- Acts ix. 29.
He . . . went aside privately into a desert place.
- Luke. ix. 10.
What went ye out for to see ?
- Matt. xi. 7, 8, 9.
I must not go over Jordan.
- Deut. iv. 22.
Ishmael . . . departed to go over to the Ammonites.
- Jer. xli. 10.
v. t.1.To take, as a share in an enterprise; to undertake or become responsible for; to bear a part in.
They to go equal shares in the booty.
- L'Estrange.
2.To bet or wager; as, I'll go you a shilling.
To go halves
to share with another equally.
To go it
to behave in a wild manner; to be uproarious; to carry on; also, to proceed; to make progress.
To go it alone
(Card Playing) to play a hand without the assistance of one's partner.<- to do anything without the assistance of one's former associates ->
To go it blind
a - To act in a rash, reckless, or headlong manner.
b - (Card Playing) To bet without having examined the cards.<- = to bet in the blind ->
To go one's way
to set forth; to depart.
n.1.Act; working; operation.
2.A circumstance or occurrence; an incident.
This is a pretty go.
- Dickens.
3.The fashion or mode; as, quite the go.
4.Noisy merriment; as, a high go.
5.A glass of spirits.
6.Power of going or doing; energy; vitality; perseverance; push; as, there is no go in him.
7.(Cribbage) 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.
8.Something that goes or is successful; a success; as, he made a go of it; also, an agreement.
"Well," said Fleming, "is it a go?"
- Bret Harte.
Great go
the final and the preliminary examinations for a degree.
No go
a failure; a fiasco.
On the go
moving about; unsettled.
- Thackeray.
Noun1.go - a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else); "it's my go"; "a spell of work"
Synonyms: spell, tour, turn
2.go - street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine
3.go - a usually brief attempt; "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl"
Synonyms: fling, offer, whirl, crack, pass
4.go - a board game for two players who place counters on a grid; the object is to surround and so capture the opponent's counters
Synonyms: go game
Verb1.go - 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"
Synonyms: locomote, move, travel
2.go - 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"
Synonyms: proceed, move
3.go - move away from a place into another direction; "Go away before I start to cry"; "The train departs at noon"
Synonyms: depart, go away
Antonyms:
come, come up - move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody; "He came singing down the road"; "Come with me to the Casbah"; "come down here!"; "come out of the closet!"; "come into the room"
4.go - 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!"
Synonyms: become, get
5.go - be awarded; be allotted; "The first prize goes to Mary"; "Her money went on clothes"
6.go - have a particular form; "the story or argument runs as follows"; "as the saying goes..."
Synonyms: run
7.go - 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"; "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets"
Synonyms: extend, run, lead, pass
8.go - follow a certain course; "The inauguration went well"; "how did your interview go?"
Synonyms: proceed
9.go - be abolished or discarded; "These ugly billboards have to go!"; "These luxuries all had to go under the Khmer Rouge"
10.go - be or continue to be in a certain condition; "The children went hungry that day"
11.go - make a certain noise or sound; "She went `Mmmmm'"; "The gun went `bang'"
Synonyms: sound
12.go - 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"
Synonyms: function, operate, work, run
13.go - to be spent or finished; "The money had gone after a few days"; "Gas is running low at the gas stations in the Midwest"
Synonyms: run low, run short
14.go - progress by being changed; "The speech has to go through several more drafts"; "run through your presentation before the meeting"
Synonyms: move, run
15.go - 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"
16.go - 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"
17.go - 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"
18.go - 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?"
Synonyms: belong
19.go - be ranked or compare; "This violinist is as good as Juilliard-trained violinists go"
20.go - begin or set in motion; "I start at eight in the morning"; "Ready, set, go!"
Synonyms: get going, start
21.go - have a turn; make one's move in a game; "Can I go now?"
Synonyms: move
22.go - be contained in; "How many times does 18 go into 54?"
23.go - be sounded, played, or expressed; "How does this song go again?"
24.go - blend or harmonize; "This flavor will blend with those in your dish"; "This sofa won't go with the chairs"
Synonyms: blend in, blend
25.go - lead, extend, or afford access; "This door goes to the basement"; "The road runs South"
Synonyms: lead
26.go - be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired; "This piece won't fit into the puzzle"
Synonyms: fit
27.go - go through in search of something; search through someone's belongings in an unauthorized way; "Who rifled through my desk drawers?"
Synonyms: rifle
28.go - be spent; "All my money went for food and rent"
29.go - give support (to) or make a choice (of) one out of a group or number; "I plumped for the losing candidates"
Synonyms: plump
30.go - 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"
Adj.1.go - functioning correctly and ready for action; "all systems are go"
Antonyms:
no-go - not functioning properly or in suitable condition for proceeding; "the space launch was no-go"
(games, application)Go - A thinking game with an oriental origin estimated to be around 4000 years old. Nowadays, the game is played by millions of people in (most notably) China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan. In the Western world the game is practised by a yearly increasing number of players. On the Internet Go players meet, play and talk 24 hours/day on the Internet Go Server (IGS).

http://www.cwi.nl/~jansteen/go/go.html.

Usenet newsgroup: news:rec.games.go.
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