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(led to) To be a route or means of access
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To have headed straight towards a specified direction or object, usually at an accelerated speed
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To have come into being as a result of something
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Past tense for to advance or proceed physically
“You can go when the light turns green.”
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Past tense for to depart or leave
“It's been great spending time here, but it's now time to go.”
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Past tense for to move or proceed across, over, or through
“Are you able to go the length of the wide wheat field without collapsing from exhaustion?”
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(of an an action or process) Past tense for to start or to begin
“You can go playing with your friends once you finish your homework.”
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Past tense for to be positioned over or along a certain course or in a certain direction
“We will be building a bridge that will go across the river.”
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Past tense for to proceed or turn out in a specified or successful way
“So did everything go well?”
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Past tense for to proceed or turn out in a specified or successful way
“I am confident that everything will go according to plan.”
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(go with) Past tense for to be consistent or in agreement with
“Jessie's account of what happened didn't go with surveillance footage.”
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(go with) Past tense for to be harmonious, complementary, or matching (with something or someone)
“We purchased pants in specific colors to go with our shirts.”
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Past tense for to die or cease living
“He closed his eyes, content with his life, knowing it was now time to go.”
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Past tense for to draw to a close
“This administration must go before things get worse for our economy.”
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Past tense for to pass into or be in a specified state, especially an undesirable one
“The vegetables will go bad if you leave it out on the counter for too long.”
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Past tense for to be dismissed from one's employment
“Due to our worsening finances, some members of our staff will have to go.”
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Past tense for to be in the usual, or a proper, place
“The cutlery will go into the top drawer of the kitchen cabinet.”
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Past tense for to deplete, or be depleted, in physical strength or energy
“The flexibility in my body is starting to go with age.”
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(of time) Past tense for to pass by
“Years would go as I waited for another special moment between him and myself.”
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Past tense for to give way or fall to pieces
“The building's structure is crumbling, and it will go at any second.”
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Past tense for to make a noise or sound
“We heard the school bell go and were overjoyed to be able to go home.”
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Past tense for to operate or function
“Are you able to fix my broken computer and get it to go again?”
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Past tense for to contribute to
“This act will go a long way towards changing attitudes on how people view this community.”
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Past tense for to be lost or stolen
“Several items from our apartment would go after the break-in.”
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(somewhat rare) Past tense for to gamble (money or something else of value) on the outcome of an event
“This game of poker requires that you go at least five dollars per round.”
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(regional Britain, chiefly Southern & Midland) Past tense for to hope for, or aspire to, a goal or dream
“We didn't go to time it like this. It's just the way it's happened.”
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(rare, more often phrased as "go through") Past tense for to endure
“I can't go the smell of his body odor for much longer.”
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Past tense for to manage a situation in a certain way
“Let us know how you go with your new job.”
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