Go in a sentence

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Definition of Go

  • Gone.
  • 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.
  • To move upon the feet, or step by step; to walk; also, to walk step by step, or leisurely.
  • To be passed on fron one to another; to pass; to circulate; hence, with for, to have currency; to be taken, accepted, or regarded.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • To apply one's self; to set one's self; to undertake.
  • To proceed by a mental operation; to pass in mind or by an act of the memory or imagination; -- generally with over or through.
  • To be with young; to be pregnant; to gestate.
  • 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.
  • To pass away; to depart forever; to be lost or ruined; to perish; to decline; to decease; to die.
  • 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.
  • To have recourse; to resort; as, to go to law.
  • To take, as a share in an enterprise; to undertake or become responsible for; to bear a part in.
  • To bet or wager; as, I'll go you a shilling.
  • A circumstance or occurrence; an incident.
  • The fashion or mode; as, quite the go.
  • Noisy merriment; as, a high go.
  • A glass of spirits.
  • Power of going or doing; energy; vitality; perseverance; push; as, there is no go in him.
  • 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.
  • Something that goes or is successful; a success; as, he made a go of it; also, an agreement.
  • a board game for two players who place counters on a grid; the object is to surround and so capture the opponent's counters
  • a usually brief attempt
  • street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine
  • a time period for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)
  • enter or assume a certain state or condition
  • follow a certain course
  • pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
  • be abolished or discarded
  • stop operating or functioning
  • progress by being changed
  • give support (to) or make a choice (of) one out of a group or number
  • have a turn; make one's move in a game
  • to be spent or finished
  • be spent
  • go through in search of something; search through someone's belongings in an unauthorized way
  • perform as expected when applied
  • change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically
  • move away from a place into another direction
  • begin or set in motion
  • make a certain noise or sound
  • follow a procedure or take a course
  • pass, fare, or elapse; of a certain state of affairs or action
  • be or continue to be in a certain condition
  • continue to live and avoid dying
  • be awarded; be allotted
  • be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired
  • stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point
  • lead, extend, or afford access
  • blend or harmonize
  • be sounded, played, or expressed
  • be contained in
  • have a particular form
  • be ranked or compare
  • be in the right place or situation
  • functioning correctly and ready for action

How to use go in a sentence. Go pronunciation.

Yet I felt that I must needs go and lay my hand in love upon the door of the empty hut which had been ever as thee left it.
But I said coldly, and with what was near to anger, that he should link his name and fate with that of Luke Claridge: "Which of ye two goes first is God's will, and according to His wisdom.
But the years go on, and friends have an end.
Now the Muezzin from a minaret called to prayer, and the fellah in his cotton shirt and yelek heard, laid his load aside, and yielded himself to his one dear illusion, which would enable him to meet with apathy his end-it might be to-morrow!-and go forth to that plenteous heaven where wives without number awaited him, where fields would yield harvests without labour, where rich food in gold dishes would be ever at his hand.
From the ramparts of the citadel he watched the sun go down, bathing the pyramids in a purple and golden light, throwing a glamour over all the western plain, and making heavenly the far hills with a plaintive colour, which spoke of peace and rest, but not of hope.
There was no reason why he should not go; therefore there might be a reason why he should go.
Everything goes to him who hath, and from him who hath not is taken away even that which he hath.
David turned to go, and Lacey added: "I'm waiting for a pasha who's taking toll of the officers inside there -Achmet Pasha.
Achmet is cruel as a tiger to any one that stands in his way; Nahoum, the whale, only opens out to swallow now and then; but when Nahoum does open out, down goes Jonah, and never comes up again.
The ages have gone, and the rest of the world has changed, but Egypt is the same Egypt, the Nile rises and falls, and the old lean years and fat years come and go.
Oh, come, let us go, let us escape.
He would talk with Kald, then go again among them all, and so pass out unsuspected and safe.
He had an early breakfast, and prepared to go to her hotel, wishing to see her once more.
He would go and see her.
What their homes were to them, these fellaheen, dragged forth to defend their country, to go into the desert and waste their lives under leaders tyrannous, cruel, and incompetent, his old open life, his innocence, his integrity, his truthfulness and character, were to him.
As David looked at them in their single blue calico coverings, in which they had lived and slept-shivering in the cold night air upon the bare ground-these thoughts came to him; and he had a sudden longing to follow them and put the chains upon his own arms and legs, and go forth and suffer with them, and fight and die?
If it were not so, I would not go.
You are great and good; you will know at least that I go because it is the only thing to do.
Soon I shall go into the desert upon a mission to the cities of the South, to Dongola, Khartoum, and Darfur and beyond; for there is trouble yonder, and war is near, unless it is given to me to bring peace.
I pray that I may not hate them less as time goes on.

Examples of Go

Example #1
So I came down the little path swiftly, and then round the great rock, and up towards the door.
Example #2
It was late evening; the sun had set.
Example #3
For we are the last, Davy, the last of the Claridges.
Example #4
Yet his blue eyes looked kindly at me, and now he began to nod pleasantly.
Example #5
Life spills faster than the years," he said.
Example #6
And he would say no more, but would walk with me even to my father's door.