Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) go, spell, tour, turn (a time period for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)) "it's my go"; "a spell of work"
- S: (n) Adam, ecstasy, XTC, go, disco biscuit, cristal, X, hug drug (street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine)
- S: (n) crack, fling, go, pass, whirl, offer (a usually brief attempt) "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl"
- S: (n) go, go game (a board game for two players who place counters on a grid; the object is to surround and so capture the opponent's counters)
- S: (v) travel, go, move, locomote (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"
- S: (v) go, proceed, move (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"
- S: (v) go, go away, depart (move away from a place into another direction) "Go away before I start to cry"; "The train departs at noon"
- S: (v) become, go, get (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!"
- S: (v) go (be awarded; be allotted) "The first prize goes to Mary"; "Her money went on clothes"
- S: (v) run, go (have a particular form) "the story or argument runs as follows"; "as the saying goes..."
- S: (v) run, go, pass, lead, extend (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"
- S: (v) proceed, go (follow a certain course) "The inauguration went well"; "how did your interview go?"
- S: (v) go (be abolished or discarded) "These ugly billboards have to go!"; "These luxuries all had to go under the Khmer Rouge"
- S: (v) go (be or continue to be in a certain condition) "The children went hungry that day"
- S: (v) sound, go (make a certain noise or sound) "She went `Mmmmm'"; "The gun went `bang'"
- S: (v) function, work, operate, go, run (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"
- S: (v) run low, run short, go (to be spent or finished) "The money had gone after a few days"; "Gas is running low at the gas stations in the Midwest"
- S: (v) move, go, run (progress by being changed) "The speech has to go through several more drafts"; "run through your presentation before the meeting"
- S: (v) survive, last, live, live on, go, endure, hold up, hold out (continue to live and avoid dying) "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?" "One crash victim died, the other lived"
- S: (v) go (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"
- S: (v) 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 (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"
- S: (v) belong, go (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?"
- S: (v) go (be ranked or compare) "This violinist is as good as Juilliard-trained violinists go"
- S: (v) start, go, get going (begin or set in motion) "I start at eight in the morning"; "Ready, set, go!"
- S: (v) move, go (have a turn; make one's move in a game) "Can I go now?"
- S: (v) go (be contained in) "How many times does 18 go into 54?"
- S: (v) go (be sounded, played, or expressed) "How does this song go again?"
- S: (v) blend, go, blend in (blend or harmonize) "This flavor will blend with those in your dish"; "This sofa won't go with the chairs"
- S: (v) go, lead (lead, extend, or afford access) "This door goes to the basement"; "The road runs South"
- S: (v) fit, go (be the right size or shape; fit correctly or as desired) "This piece won't fit into the puzzle"
- S: (v) rifle, go (go through in search of something; search through someone's belongings in an unauthorized way) "Who rifled through my desk drawers?"
- S: (v) go (be spent) "All my money went for food and rent"
- S: (v) plump, go (give support (to) or make a choice (of) one out of a group or number) "I plumped for the losing candidates"
- S: (v) fail, go bad, give way, die, give out, conk out, go, break, break down (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"
- S: (adj) go (functioning correctly and ready for action) "all systems are go"