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Synonyms for go

be given


be dismissed


  • be dismissed
  • be fired
  • be discharged
  • be laid off
  • get the sack
  • get the chop
  • get your P45



  • belong
  • be kept
  • be located
  • be situated



be used up


  • be used up
  • be spent
  • be exhausted



go about something: tackle

go about something: engage in


go along with someone

go along with something

go around or round

go at something


go away


go back


go back on something


go by


go by something


go down: lose


go down: set


go down: sink


go down: be remembered


  • be remembered
  • be recorded
  • be recalled
  • be commemorated

go down with something


go far


go for someone: prefer


go for someone: attack


go for someone: scold

go for something: choose


go for something: try to get


  • try to get
  • reach for
  • clutch at
  • stretch for

go in for something

go into something: enter


go off: depart


go off: explode

go off: sound

go off: take place

go off: go bad


go on: happen

go on about something

go on doing something or go on with something

go out: see someone


go out: be extinguished


go over something: examine

go over something: rehearse

go through


  • be completed
  • be approved
  • be concluded
  • be carried through

go through something: search


go through something: examine

go through something: use up

go through with something

go together: harmonize


go together: go out

go under: fail

go under: sink

go up


go without something


go with something


no go

Synonyms for go

to move along a particular course

to proceed in a specified direction

to look to when in need

to proceed on a certain course or for a certain distance

to change or fluctuate within limits

to perform a function effectively

to move toward a termination

to have a proper or suitable place


to move past in time

to be depleted


to do or fare well

to put up as a stake in a game or speculation

to make an offer of


go along: to agree to cooperate or participate


go around: to pass around but not through

go around: to become known far and wide

go at: to start work on vigorously


go away: to move toward a termination

go back: to go again to a former place

go down: to come to the ground suddenly and involuntarily

go down: to undergo capture, defeat, or ruin

go far: to gain success

go for: to be favorably disposed toward

go for: to receive pleasure from

go for: to require a specified price


go in: to come or go into (a place)

go off: to release or cause to release energy suddenly and violently, especially with a loud noise

go on: to be in existence or in a certain state for an indefinitely long time

go on: to continue without halting despite difficulties or setbacks

go on: to talk volubly, persistently, and usually inconsequentially

go out: to be with another person socially on a regular basis

go over: to turn out well

go over: to look at carefully or critically

go over: to give a recapitulation of the salient facts of

go through: to participate in or partake of personally

go under: to undergo capture, defeat, or ruin

go under: to undergo sudden financial failure

go up: to move upward on or along

go with: to be in keeping with

a brief trial

a limited, often assigned period of activity, duty, or opportunity

in a state of preparedness

Synonyms for go

a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)

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a usually brief attempt

a board game for two players who place counters on a grid

change location

follow a procedure or take a course

move away from a place into another direction

enter or assume a certain state or condition

have a particular form


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stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope

be abolished or discarded

be or continue to be in a certain condition

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perform as expected when applied

to be spent or finished

progress by being changed


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be in the right place or situation


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be ranked or compare

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begin or set in motion

lead, extend, or afford access


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be the right size or shape

go through in search of something


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be spent

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give support (to) or make a choice (of) one out of a group or number


functioning correctly and ready for action


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It was rough justice on rock-bottom Wednesday who dominated the opening 45 minutes, but until Turner can find a proven goalscorer chance after chance will always go begging.
Cull had the chance to level the scores with a penalty after five minutes before Bridgend saw two try-scoring chances go begging with flanker Ringer and wing Richard Mustoe tackled into touch just before the try-line.
But Vialli has admitted that he had to go begging to chairman Ken Bates before bringing in George Weah and Emerson Thome.
Rafa's Reds saw 14 points go begging at home - here's how they blew it in front of the Kop: SEPT 20: A 0-0 draw with Stoke is the first sign of the hair-tearing, frustrating results to come.
It's that time of year again, when youngsters don their witches' hats and masks to go begging for a trick or treat around the doors.
Roberts rattled home a low shot from just inside the box soon after, and then saw two decent chances go begging late on as Rovers fought in vain for the three points.
It had looked like being a frustrating afternoon for Brighton who saw several chances go begging against the plucky visitors.
Wales should have won in the second half when John Hartson, Robert Earnshaw and David Vaughan all saw chances go begging.
IT'S disgraceful that the parents of disabled children have to go begging, cap in hand.