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go1

go1

pronunciation:
go
phrases:
be going to, go out
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part of speech: verb
inflections: goes, going, went, gone
definition 1: to move; travel.
I go to school by bus.We went to the beach on Saturday.
synonyms:
advance
antonyms:
halt, stop
similar words:
progress, ride, run
definition 2: to move away from a place; leave.
We will miss her when she goes.
synonyms:
depart, leave
antonyms:
come, stay
similar words:
exit, flee, retire, split, withdraw
definition 3: to reach from one point to another.
The driveway goes from the house to the road.
synonyms:
extend
similar words:
spread
definition 4: to pass.
Time goes fast when you are busy.
similar words:
drag, expire, flow, fly, race, run
definition 5: to make a certain sound.
The engine went "bang!".
definition 6: to become.
The milk has gone sour.
synonyms:
become, get, grow
similar words:
turn
definition 7: belong with something else or belong in a certain place or position.
This price tag goes with that shirt, not this one.The stamp goes on the right side of the envelope.
phrase: be going to
phrase: go out
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