go to meaning


    Definition of go to in English Dictionary

  • NounPLgo tos
    1. (computing) The branching construct GOTO.
    2. VerbSGgoes toPRgoing toPTwent toPPgone to
      1. Used other than as an idiom: see go,‎ to.
        1. To attend an event or a sight.
          1. We went to a concert for my birthday.
        2. IDI To attend classes at a school as a student.
          1. He went to the University of Kansas for almost two years before he dropped out.
        3. To tend to support.
          1. The study goes to the point I was making earlier about subsidies.
        4. VI OBS To get to work; (imperatively) come on.
          1. VI (archaic) Used imperatively to express protest or surprise; "come, now!".
            1. Doctor: Go to, go to. You have known what you should not.
        5. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • After the party, she's hoping to go to bed with Sonya.
            • They go to the beach when they should be hitting the books and then they wonder why they get bad grades.
            • If we remove the restrictions, the bone will want to horizontalize itself. It will go to the position that is "normal" — right for that structure.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Go to then, and desire God to print this profession in thine heart, and to increase it daily more and more; that thou mayest be full shapen like unto the image of Christ, in knowledge and love.
            • Go to bed!  I had breakfast in bed this morning. ‎
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Phrases
            • Phrasal verbs
              • Phrasal verbs with particle (to)
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns
              • Verbs
                • Phrasal verbs
                  • Phrasal verbs with particle (to)
                  • Intransitive verbs
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                Source: Wiktionary

                Meaning of go to for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this idiom "go to" is a phrase, more specifically, a phrasal verb. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a phrasal verb and an intransitive verb.
                Definiteness: Level 1
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