to be unsuccessful or frustrated in an attempt
The proposal went nowhere.
To be unsuccessful or frustrated in an attempt: her proposal went nowhere
- Go nowhere fast
verb phrase To proceed very slowly; be stalled: The proposal is officially still pending but going nowhere fast (1940s+)
Related Terms gunsel noun [fr Yiddish gantzel, ”gosling”]
- Go nuclear
verb phrase go ballistic: Susan and poor, meek little Emmett Couch went nuclear (1990s+)
[goh-nee-aw-laks] /ˌgoʊ niˈɔ læks/ noun 1. any marine dinoflagellate of the genus Gonyaulax, sometimes occurring in great numbers and causing red tide.