Dictionary.com

gogo

or go-go

[ goh-goh ]
/ ˈgoʊ goʊ /
Save This Word!

noun
a discotheque, nightclub, etc., with go-go music and dancing.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON "WAS" VS. "WERE"!
Were you ready for a quiz on this topic? Well, here it is! See how well you can differentiate between the uses of "was" vs. "were" in this quiz.
Question 1 of 7
“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

Other definitions for gogo (2 of 2)

go-go
[ goh-goh ]
/ ˈgoʊˌgoʊ /
Informal.

adjective
noun

Origin of go-go

First recorded in 1960–65; reduplication of go1, influenced in some senses by à gogo
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use gogo in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for gogo (1 of 2)

gogo
/ (ˈɡɒɡɒ) /

noun Southern African
ɡrandmother

Word Origin for gogo

from Zulu

British Dictionary definitions for gogo (2 of 2)

go-go

adjective informal, mainly US and Canadian
of or relating to discos or the lively music and dancing performed in them
dynamic or forceful

Word Origin for go-go

C20: altered from French à-gogo aplenty, ad lib: sense influenced by English verb go
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK