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 for go
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Go \Go\ (g[=o]), obs. p. p. of Go.
     Gone. --Chaucer.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Go \Go\, v. i. [imp. Went (w[e^]nt); p. p. Gone (g[o^]n;
     115); p. pr. & vb. n. Going. Went comes from the AS,
     wendan. See Wend, v. i.] [OE. gan, gon, AS. g[=a]n, akin to
     D. gaan, G. gehn, gehen, OHG. g[=e]n, g[=a]n, SW. g[*a], Dan.
     gaae; cf. Gr. kicha`nai to reach, overtake, Skr. h[=a] to go,
     AS. gangan, and E. gang. The past tense in AS., eode, is from
     the root i to go, as is also Goth. iddja went. [root]47a. Cf.
     Gang, v. i., Wend.]
     1. 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.
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     2. To move upon the feet, or step by step; to walk; also, to
        walk step by step, or leisurely.
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     Note: In old writers go is much used as opposed to run, or
           ride. "Whereso I go or ride." --Chaucer.
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                 You know that love
                 Will creep in service where it can not go.
                                                    --Shak.
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                 Thou must run to him; for thou hast staid so long
                 that going will scarce serve the turn. --Shak.
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                 He fell from running to going, and from going to
                 clambering upon his hands and his knees.
                                                    --Bunyan.
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     Note: In Chaucer go is used frequently with the pronoun in
           the objective used reflexively; as, he goeth him home.
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     3. To be passed on fron one to another; to pass; to
        circulate; hence, with for, to have currency; to be taken,
        accepted, or regarded.
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              The man went among men for an old man in the days of
              Saul.                                 --1 Sa. xvii.
                                                    12.
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              [The money] should go according to its true value.
                                                    --Locke.
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     4. 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.
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              How goes the night, boy ?             --Shak.
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              I think, as the world goes, he was a good sort of
              man enough.                           --Arbuthnot.
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              Whether the cause goes for me or against me, you
              must pay me the reward.               --I Watts.
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     5. 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.
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              Against right reason all your counsels go. --Dryden.
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              To master the foul flend there goeth some complement
              knowledge of theology.                --Sir W.
                                                    Scott.
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     6. To apply one's self; to set one's self; to undertake.
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              Seeing himself confronted by so many, like a
              resolute orator, he went not to denial, but to
              justify his cruel falsehood.          --Sir P.
                                                    Sidney.
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     Note: Go, in this sense, is often used in the present
           participle with the auxiliary verb to be, before an
           infinitive, to express a future of intention, or to
           denote design; as, I was going to say; I am going to
           begin harvest.
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     7. To proceed by a mental operation; to pass in mind or by an
        act of the memory or imagination; -- generally with over
        or through.
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              By going over all these particulars, you may receive
              some tolerable satisfaction about this great
              subject.                              --South.
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     8. To be with young; to be pregnant; to gestate.
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              The fruit she goes with,
              I pray for heartily, that it may find
              Good time, and live.                  --Shak.
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     9. 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.
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              I will let you go, that ye may sacrifice to the Lord
              your God; . . . only ye shall not go very far away.
                                                    --Ex. viii.
                                                    28.
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     10. To pass away; to depart forever; to be lost or ruined; to
         perish; to decline; to decease; to die.
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               By Saint George, he's gone!
               That spear wound hath our master sped. --Sir W.
                                                    Scott.
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     11. 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.
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               His amorous expressions go no further than virtue
               may allow.                           --Dryden.
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     12. To have recourse; to resort; as, to go to law.
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     Note: Go is used, in combination with many prepositions and
           adverbs, to denote motion of the kind indicated by the
           preposition or adverb, in which, and not in the verb,
           lies the principal force of the expression; as, to go
           against to go into, to go out, to go aside, to go
           astray, etc.
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     Go to, come; move; go away; -- a phrase of exclamation,
        serious or ironical.
  
     To go a-begging, not to be in demand; to be undesired.
  
     To go about.
         (a) To set about; to enter upon a scheme of action; to
             undertake. "They went about to slay him." --Acts ix.
             29.
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                   They never go about . . . to hide or palliate
                   their vices.                     --Swift.
         (b) (Naut.) To tack; to turn the head of a ship; to wear.
             
  
     To go abraod.
         (a) To go to a foreign country.
         (b) To go out of doors.
         (c) To become public; to be published or disclosed; to be
             current.
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                   Then went this saying abroad among the
                   brethren.                        --John xxi.
                                                    23.
  
     To go against.
         (a) To march against; to attack.
         (b) To be in opposition to; to be disagreeable to.
  
     To go ahead.
         (a) To go in advance.
         (b) To go on; to make progress; to proceed.
  
     To go and come. See To come and go, under Come.
  
     To go aside.
         (a) To withdraw; to retire.
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                   He . . . went aside privately into a desert
                   place.                           --Luke. ix.
                                                    10.
         (b) To go from what is right; to err. --Num. v. 29.
  
     To go back on.
         (a) To retrace (one's path or footsteps).
         (b) To abandon; to turn against; to betray. [Slang, U.
             S.]
  
     To go below
         (Naut), to go below deck.
  
     To go between, to interpose or mediate between; to be a
        secret agent between parties; in a bad sense, to pander.
        
  
     To go beyond. See under Beyond.
  
     To go by, to pass away unnoticed; to omit.
  
     To go by the board (Naut.), to fall or be carried
        overboard; as, the mast went by the board.
  
     To go down.
         (a) To descend.
         (b) To go below the horizon; as, the sun has gone down.
         (c) To sink; to founder; -- said of ships, etc.
         (d) To be swallowed; -- used literally or figuratively.
             [Colloq.]
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                   Nothing so ridiculous, . . . but it goes down
                   whole with him for truth.        --L' Estrange.
  
     To go far.
         (a) To go to a distance.
         (b) To have much weight or influence.
  
     To go for.
         (a) To go in quest of.
         (b) To represent; to pass for.
         (c) To favor; to advocate.
         (d) To attack; to assault. [Low]
         (e) To sell for; to be parted with for (a price).
  
     To go for nothing, to be parted with for no compensation or
        result; to have no value, efficacy, or influence; to count
        for nothing.
  
     To go forth.
         (a) To depart from a place.
         (b) To be divulged or made generally known; to emanate.
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                   The law shall go forth of Zion, and the word of
                   the Lord from Jerusalem.         --Micah iv. 2.
  
     To go hard with, to trouble, pain, or endanger.
  
     To go in, to engage in; to take part. [Colloq.]
  
     To go in and out, to do the business of life; to live; to
        have free access. --John x. 9.
  
     To go in for. [Colloq.]
         (a) To go for; to favor or advocate (a candidate, a
             measure, etc.).
         (b) To seek to acquire or attain to (wealth, honor,
             preferment, etc.)
         (c) To complete for (a reward, election, etc.).
         (d) To make the object of one's labors, studies, etc.
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                   He was as ready to go in for statistics as for
                   anything else.                   --Dickens.
             
  
     To go in to or To go in unto.
         (a) To enter the presence of. --Esther iv. 16.
         (b) To have sexual intercourse with. [Script.]
  
     To go into.
         (a) To speak of, investigate, or discuss (a question,
             subject, etc.).
         (b) To participate in (a war, a business, etc.).
  
     To go large.
         (Naut) See under Large.
  
     To go off.
         (a) To go away; to depart.
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                   The leaders . . . will not go off until they
                   hear you.                        --Shak.
         (b) To cease; to intermit; as, this sickness went off.
         (c) To die. --Shak.
         (d) To explode or be discharged; -- said of gunpowder, of
             a gun, a mine, etc.
         (e) To find a purchaser; to be sold or disposed of.
         (f) To pass off; to take place; to be accomplished.
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                   The wedding went off much as such affairs do.
                                                    --Mrs.
                                                    Caskell.
  
     To go on.
         (a) To proceed; to advance further; to continue; as, to
             go on reading.
         (b) To be put or drawn on; to fit over; as, the coat will
             not go on.
  
     To go all fours, to correspond exactly, point for point.
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              It is not easy to make a simile go on all fours.
                                                    --Macaulay.
  
     To go out.
         (a) To issue forth from a place.
         (b) To go abroad; to make an excursion or expedition.
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                   There are other men fitter to go out than I.
                                                    --Shak.
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                   What went ye out for to see ?    --Matt. xi. 7,
                                                    8, 9.
         (c) To become diffused, divulged, or spread abroad, as
             news, fame etc.
         (d) To expire; to die; to cease; to come to an end; as,
             the light has gone out.
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                   Life itself goes out at thy displeasure.
                                                    --Addison.
  
     To go over.
         (a) To traverse; to cross, as a river, boundary, etc.; to
             change sides.
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                   I must not go over Jordan.       --Deut. iv.
                                                    22.
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                   Let me go over, and see the good land that is
                   beyond Jordan.                   --Deut. iii.
                                                    25.
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                   Ishmael . . . departed to go over to the
                   Ammonites.                       --Jer. xli.
                                                    10.
         (b) To read, or study; to examine; to review; as, to go
             over one's accounts.
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                   If we go over the laws of Christianity, we
                   shall find that . . . they enjoin the same
                   thing.                           --Tillotson.
         (c) To transcend; to surpass.
         (d) To be postponed; as, the bill went over for the
             session.
         (e) (Chem.) To be converted (into a specified substance
             or material); as, monoclinic sulphur goes over into
             orthorhombic, by standing; sucrose goes over into
             dextrose and levulose.
  
     To go through.
         (a) To accomplish; as, to go through a work.
         (b) To suffer; to endure to the end; as, to go through a
             surgical operation or a tedious illness.
         (c) To spend completely; to exhaust, as a fortune.
         (d) To strip or despoil (one) of his property. [Slang]
         (e) To botch or bungle a business. [Scot.]
  
     To go through with, to perform, as a calculation, to the
        end; to complete.
  
     To go to ground.
         (a) To escape into a hole; -- said of a hunted fox.
         (b) To fall in battle.
  
     To go to naught (Colloq.), to prove abortive, or
        unavailling.
  
     To go under.
         (a) To set; -- said of the sun.
         (b) To be known or recognized by (a name, title, etc.).
         (c) To be overwhelmed, submerged, or defeated; to perish;
             to succumb.
  
     To go up, to come to nothing; to prove abortive; to fail.
        [Slang]
  
     To go upon, to act upon, as a foundation or hypothesis.
  
     To go with.
         (a) To accompany.
         (b) To coincide or agree with.
         (c) To suit; to harmonize with.
  
     To go well with, To go ill with, To go hard with, to
        affect (one) in such manner.
  
     To go without, to be, or to remain, destitute of.
  
     To go wrong.
         (a) To take a wrong road or direction; to wander or
             stray.
         (b) To depart from virtue.
         (c) To happen unfortunately; to unexpectedly cause a
             mishap or failure.
         (d) To miss success; to fail.
  
     To let go, to allow to depart; to quit one's hold; to
        release.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Go \Go\, v. t.
     1. To take, as a share in an enterprise; to undertake or
        become responsible for; to bear a part in.
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              They to go equal shares in the booty. --L'Estrange.
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     2. To bet or wager; as, I'll go you a shilling. [Colloq.]
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     To go halves, to share with another equally.
  
     To go it, to behave in a wild manner; to be uproarious; to
        carry on; also, to proceed; to make progress. [Colloq.]
  
     To go it alone (Card Playing), to play a hand without the
        assistance of one's partner.
  
     To go one's way, to set forth; to depart.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Go \Go\, n.
     1. Act; working; operation. [Obs.]
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              So gracious were the goes of marriage. --Marston.
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     2. A circumstance or occurrence; an incident. [Slang]
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              This is a pretty go.                  --Dickens.
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     3. The fashion or mode; as, quite the go. [Colloq.]
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     4. Noisy merriment; as, a high go. [Colloq.]
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     5. A glass of spirits. [Slang]
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     6. Power of going or doing; energy; vitality; perseverance;
        push; as, there is no go in him. [Colloq.]
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     7. (Cribbage) 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.
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     8. Something that goes or is successful; a success; as, he
        made a go of it; also, an agreement.
  
              "Well," said Fleming, "is it a go?"   --Bret Harte.
        [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
  
     Great go, Little go, the final and the preliminary
        examinations for a degree. [Slang, Eng. Univ.]
  
     No go, a failure; a fiasco. [Slang] --Thackeray.
  
     On the go, moving about; unsettled. [Colloq.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  All fours \All` fours"\ [formerly, All` four".]
     All four legs of a quadruped; or the two legs and two arms of
     a person.
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     To be, go, or run, on all fours (Fig.), to be on the
        same footing; to correspond (with) exactly; to be alike in
        all the circumstances to be considered. "This example is
        on all fours with the other." "No simile can go on all
        fours." --Macaulay.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  go
      adj 1: functioning correctly and ready for action; "all systems
             are go" [ant: no-go]
      n 1: a time for working (after which you will be relieved by
           someone else); "it's my go"; "a spell of work" [syn: go,
           spell, tour, turn]
      2: street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine [syn: Adam,
         ecstasy, XTC, go, disco biscuit, cristal, X, hug
         drug]
      3: a usually brief attempt; "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it
         a whirl" [syn: crack, fling, go, pass, whirl,
         offer]
      4: a board game for two players who place counters on a grid;
         the object is to surround and so capture the opponent's
         counters [syn: go, go game]
      v 1: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also
           metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We
           travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went
           from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers
           moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before
           night fell"; "news travelled fast" [syn: travel, go,
           move, locomote] [ant: stay in place]
      2: follow a procedure or take a course; "We should go farther in
         this matter"; "She went through a lot of trouble"; "go about
         the world in a certain manner"; "Messages must go through
         diplomatic channels" [syn: go, proceed, move]
      3: move away from a place into another direction; "Go away
         before I start to cry"; "The train departs at noon" [syn:
         go, go away, depart] [ant: come, come up]
      4: enter or assume a certain state or condition; "He became
         annoyed when he heard the bad news"; "It must be getting more
         serious"; "her face went red with anger"; "She went into
         ecstasy"; "Get going!" [syn: become, go, get]
      5: be awarded; be allotted; "The first prize goes to Mary"; "Her
         money went on clothes"
      6: have a particular form; "the story or argument runs as
         follows"; "as the saying goes..." [syn: run, go]
      7: stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or
         extend between two points or beyond a certain point; "Service
         runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very
         far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life";
         "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal
         assets" [syn: run, go, pass, lead, extend]
      8: follow a certain course; "The inauguration went well"; "how
         did your interview go?" [syn: proceed, go]
      9: be abolished or discarded; "These ugly billboards have to
         go!"; "These luxuries all had to go under the Khmer Rouge"
      10: be or continue to be in a certain condition; "The children
          went hungry that day"
      11: make a certain noise or sound; "She went `Mmmmm'"; "The gun
          went `bang'" [syn: sound, go]
      12: perform as expected when applied; "The washing machine won't
          go unless it's plugged in"; "Does this old car still run
          well?"; "This old radio doesn't work anymore" [syn:
          function, work, operate, go, run] [ant:
          malfunction, misfunction]
      13: to be spent or finished; "The money had gone after a few
          days"; "Gas is running low at the gas stations in the
          Midwest" [syn: run low, run short, go]
      14: progress by being changed; "The speech has to go through
          several more drafts"; "run through your presentation before
          the meeting" [syn: move, go, run]
      15: continue to live through hardship or adversity; "We went
          without water and food for 3 days"; "These superstitions
          survive in the backwaters of America"; "The race car driver
          lived through several very serious accidents"; "how long can
          a person last without food and water?" [syn: survive,
          last, live, live on, go, endure, hold up, hold
          out]
      16: pass, fare, or elapse; of a certain state of affairs or
          action; "How is it going?"; "The day went well until I got
          your call"
      17: pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and
          functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer";
          "The children perished in the fire"; "The patient went
          peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of
          102" [syn: die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass
          away, expire, pass, kick the bucket, cash in one's
          chips, buy the farm, conk, give-up the ghost, drop
          dead, pop off, choke, croak, snuff it] [ant: be
          born]
      18: be in the right place or situation; "Where do these books
          belong?"; "Let's put health care where it belongs--under the
          control of the government"; "Where do these books go?" [syn:
          belong, go]
      19: be ranked or compare; "This violinist is as good as
          Juilliard-trained violinists go"
      20: begin or set in motion; "I start at eight in the morning";
          "Ready, set, go!" [syn: start, go, get going] [ant:
          halt, stop]
      21: have a turn; make one's move in a game; "Can I go now?"
          [syn: move, go]
      22: be contained in; "How many times does 18 go into 54?"
      23: be sounded, played, or expressed; "How does this song go
          again?"
      24: blend or harmonize; "This flavor will blend with those in
          your dish"; "This sofa won't go with the chairs" [syn:
          blend, go, blend in]
      25: lead, extend, or afford access; "This door goes to the
          basement"; "The road runs South" [syn: go, lead]
      26: be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired;
          "This piece won't fit into the puzzle" [syn: fit, go]
      27: go through in search of something; search through someone's
          belongings in an unauthorized way; "Who rifled through my
          desk drawers?" [syn: rifle, go]
      28: be spent; "All my money went for food and rent"
      29: give support (to) or make a choice (of) one out of a group
          or number; "I plumped for the losing candidates" [syn:
          plump, go]
      30: stop operating or functioning; "The engine finally went";
          "The car died on the road"; "The bus we travelled in broke
          down on the way to town"; "The coffee maker broke"; "The
          engine failed on the way to town"; "her eyesight went after
          the accident" [syn: fail, go bad, give way, die,
          give out, conk out, go, break, break down]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  682 Moby Thesaurus words for "go":
     Olympic games, Olympics, abstain from, accompany,
     accomplished fact, accomplishment, accord, achievement, act,
     act on, act upon, acta, action, admire, adopt, advance, adventure,
     adventuresomeness, adventurousness, aggression, aggressiveness,
     agree, agree to, agree with, aim, almost, ambitiousness, apply to,
     approach, approaching, arrival, articulate, ascend, assail,
     assault, assay, assent to, associate, associate with, attack,
     attempt, back, back up, bang, bank on, be annihilated, be blooded,
     be changed, be consumed, be converted into, be destroyed,
     be done for, be effective, be getting along, be gone, be guided by,
     be in action, be lost, be no more, be received, be remembered,
     be successful, be there, be wiped out, bear, bear a hand, become,
     begin, belong, bend to, bias, bid, birr, blend, blow, blow up,
     bout, brave, break, brook, budge, buzz off, carry, carry on,
     carry out, catch on, cease, cease to be, cease to exist,
     cease to live, chance, change, change place, chatter, choose,
     circle, circulate, circumstance, clean, click, climb, clip off,
     collapse, come about, come along, come away, come off, come on,
     come to be, come to naught, come to nothing, commemorated,
     communicate with, commute, concern, concours, conduce, conk out,
     connect, connect with, contest, continue, contribute, count on,
     coup, course, court, cover, cover ground, crack, cruise, date,
     dealings, decamp, decathlon, decease, decline, decrease, deed,
     defecate, degenerate, delve into, dematerialize, depart,
     depart this life, depend on, derby, descend, deteriorate, detonate,
     die, die away, die out, dig, diminish, disappear, discuss,
     disintegrate, dispel, disperse, dispose, dissipate, dissolve, do,
     do a fade-out, do something, do something about, doing, doings,
     double-header, doubles, drift away, drive, drop, dwindle, dynamism,
     ebb, effective, effectual, effort, elapse, embark on, embrace,
     encompass, encounter, end, endeavor, endure, engage in, engagement,
     enter, enterprise, enterprisingness, enunciate, environ, episode,
     erode, erupt, escort, espouse, essay, evanesce, evaporate, event,
     examine, exit, experience, experiment, expire, explode, exploit,
     extend, extend out, fade, fade away, fade out, fail, fait accompli,
     fall, fall asleep, fancy, fare, fare forth, farewell, favor, feat,
     fetch, fight, fire, fit, fit in, flag, flee, fling, flit, flow,
     fly, fold, follow, force, forcefulness, forsake, fortunate outcome,
     founder, foursome, function, functional, gabble, gain ground,
     gambit, game, games, games of chance, gang, gang along,
     gather head, gather way, gest, get, get ahead, get along, get away,
     get off, get on, get over, get to be, get under way, get with it,
     get-up-and-get, get-up-and-go, getup, give out, give way, go,
     go about, go ahead, go along, go along with, go around, go at,
     go away, go back on, go back to, go bad, go bankrupt, go by,
     go down, go fast, go for, go forward, go great guns, go in for,
     go into, go off, go on, go out, go over, go over big, go round,
     go sideways, go through, go to town, go together, go under, go up,
     go with, go-ahead, go-getting, go-to-itiveness, graduate, grow,
     gumption, gymkhana, gyrate, hand, handiwork, hang out with, happen,
     happening, hardihood, harmonize, harmonize with, have a tendency,
     have effect, have free play, have its place, have place, have play,
     head, hide, hie, hit, hold, hold a heading, hustle, incident,
     incline, increase, initiative, inning, innings, inquire into,
     inspect, investigate, involve, job, journey, joust, keep on,
     kick the bucket, lack, last, last out, lead, lean, leave,
     leave no trace, leave the scene, lick, lie, lift a finger, like,
     live, live through, look at, look to, lose, make, make a hit,
     make an entrance, make good time, make head against, make headway,
     make off, make progress, make progress against, make strides,
     make up leeway, maneuver, march off, match, matching, measure,
     meet, meet with success, meeting, melt, melt away, mention,
     militate, mosey, moulder, mount, move, move along, move away,
     move forward, move off, move on, move out, move over, moxie,
     natter, near, nearing, nearly, need, not quite, obtain, occasion,
     occur, offer, open to, operate, operation, operational, operative,
     opportunity, originate in, outdistance, outlie, outrange,
     outstretch, overt act, part, pass, pass along, pass away, pass by,
     pass muster, pass on, pass out, pass over, passage, pee, peg out,
     pentathlon, pep, percolate, perform, performance, perish, perk,
     persevere, persist, peter out, place, play, play-off, plunge,
     point, point to, pop, potency, practical, prefer, prevail, probe,
     proceed, proceed with, proceeding, process, production, progress,
     pronounce, prosper, prosperity, prosperous issue, pull away,
     pull out, pursue, push, push on, pushfulness, pushiness,
     pushingness, put off mortality, put up with, qualify, quit,
     quit this world, race, rally, range, range out, reach, reach out,
     read, recalled, recede, recorded, redound to, regress, rehearse,
     reiterate, relate to, relief, relish, rely on, rencontre, repair,
     repeat, repudiate, res gestae, retire, retire from sight, retract,
     retreat, retrocede, retrogress, return to, return to dust,
     revert to, review, revolve, rise, roll, roll on, rot, rotate,
     round, run, run out, runoff, sashay, sashay off, satisfy, say,
     scan, scrutinize, serve, set, set about, set off, set out,
     set toward, set upon, shift, shot, show a tendency, shrink,
     singles, sink, sink away, skim over, slap, slip away, snap, soar,
     socialize, sound, sour, span, spell, spin, spirit, spoil, sport,
     spread, spunk, stab, stagger, stagger along, stand, stand off,
     starch, start, steer, stem, step, step forward, stint, stir,
     stop breathing, straddle, stream, stretch, stretch out,
     strike a blow, stroke, strong bid, study, stunt, submerge,
     submit to, subside, succeed, success, succumb, suffer,
     suffer an eclipse, suffice, support, surround, survive, sweep,
     tackle, take, take a hand, take a shit, take action, take effect,
     take flight, take in, take measures, take off, take place,
     take steps, take up, take wing, tend, tend to go, tentative, test,
     thing, thing done, threesome, thrust out, tick, tidy up, tilt,
     time, time at bat, toddle along, tolerate, touch on, tour,
     tour de force, tournament, tourney, transaction, travel, trek,
     trend, trial, trial and error, trick, try, tuck, turn, turn into,
     twirl, twosome, undergo, undertake, undertaking, up and die,
     up and go, up-and-comingness, urinate, use, utter, vanish,
     vanish from sight, venturesomeness, venturousness, verge, victory,
     vigor, vitality, voyage, walk out, wane, warp, waste, waste away,
     wayfare, weaken, wear away, wear out, wend, whack, whirl,
     widen the distance, wing it, withdraw, work, work toward,
     work well, work wonders, works, yield the ghost
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  Go
  
      A thinking game with an oriental origin
     estimated to be around 4000 years old.  Nowadays, the game is
     played by millions of people in (most notably) China, Japan,
     Korea and Taiwan.  In the Western world the game is practised
     by a yearly increasing number of players.  On the Internet
     Go players meet, play and talk 24 hours/day on the Internet
     Go Server (IGS).
  
     http://cwi.nl/~jansteen/go/go.html)">(http://cwi.nl/~jansteen/go/go.html).
  
     Usenet newsgroup: news:rec.games.go.
  
     (1995-03-17)
  

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