Definition Of go


(of a machine or device) function.

my car won't go

(of an article) be regularly kept or put in a particular place.

remember which card goes in which slot

a Japanese board game of territorial possession and capture.

The game that does seem to me to be superior to chess, in that it has both depth and simplicity, is the Japanese game of Go .

an attempt or trial at something.

I thought I'd give it a go

be harmonious, complementary, or matching.

rosemary goes with roast lamb

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Example Of go

  • go home!

  • Acidic foods and acidic wines often go well together; like a salad and Beaujolais.

  • All right: ready, steady, go !

  • ‘Mum,’ I tell her, ‘your top doesn't go with your skirt.’

  • ‘Oh do you have to go so soon?’ said Diane, looking at her watch.

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