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go-to-meeting

[goh-tuh-meet-n, -mee-ting] /ˈgoʊ təˈmit n, -ˈmi tɪŋ/
adjective
Origin of go-to-meeting
1780-1790
An Americanism dating back to 1780-90
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adj.

"suitable for use in a church or on Sundays," 1790, especially of clothes but the earliest recorded reference is to music.

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