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synonyms for go

  • activity
  • animation
  • bang
  • birr
  • drive
  • energy
  • force
  • get-up-and-go
  • hardihood
  • life
  • moxie
  • oomph
  • pep
  • potency
  • push
  • snap
  • starch
  • tuck
  • verve
  • vigor
  • vivacity
  • zest
See also synonyms for: goes / going / gone / went
  • flee
  • fly
  • leave
  • move
  • pass
  • progress
  • retire
  • travel
  • abscond
  • approach
  • cruise
  • decamp
  • depart
  • escape
  • exit
  • fare
  • hie
  • hightail
  • journey
  • lam
  • mosey
  • near
  • quit
  • repair
  • split
  • vamoose
  • wend
  • withdraw
  • beat it
  • bug out
  • get away
  • get going
  • get lost
  • get off
  • hit the road
  • light out
  • make a break for it
  • make for
  • make one's way
  • move out
  • pull out
  • push off
  • push on
  • run along
  • run away
  • set off
  • shove off
  • skip out
  • take a hike
  • take a powder
  • take flight
  • take leave
  • take off

antonyms for go

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  • apathy
  • discouragement
  • dullness
  • idleness
  • inactivity
  • laziness
  • lethargy
      • cease
      • halt
      • stop
      • cause
      • give up
      • leave
      • quit
      • stay
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        How to use go in a sentence

        When the women came, he was preparing to go to the west side for his daily visit with Mrs. Pruitt.
        THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
        Were you ever arrested, having in your custody another man's cash, and would rather go to gaol, than break it?
        THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
        He desired his secretary to go to the devil, but, thinking better of it, he recalled him as he reached the door.
        ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
        All Weimar adores him, and people say that women still go perfectly crazy over him.
        MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
        To see a part of my scheme, from which I had hoped so much, go wrong before my eyes is maddening!
        GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
        It was like his beautiful courtesy to call me in and introduce me to Blow instead of letting me go away.
        MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
        But she told Grandfather Mole that it was all right—that she knew a person of his age ought not to go without his breakfast.
        THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
        After an hour, however, he reached this decision: He would not go to or call up Mrs. Merley.
        THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
        Our class has swelled to about a dozen persons now, and a good many others come and play to him once or twice and then go.
        MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
        I am pleading for a clear white light of education that shall go like the sun round the whole world.
        THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
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        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        WORDS RELATED TO GO

        • argument
        • beef
        • bickering
        • blowup
        • bone of contention
        • brawl
        • brush
        • combat
        • contest
        • controversy
        • dispute
        • embroilment
        • flap
        • fracas
        • fuss
        • go
        • hassle
        • quarrel
        • row
        • rumble
        • run-in
        • set-to
        • squabbling
        • tiff
        • words
        • wrangle
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