noun, Chiefly British.
a work slowdown, as in sympathy with strikers or as a protest.
US and Canadian equivalent slowdown
(intransitive) to work deliberately slowly as a tactic in industrial conflict
- Go slumming
Related Terms slum verb phrase To fight with powerful blows; try to smash one another; go toe to toe: The principals were slugging it out in the alley (1943+)
/goz’maks/ Gosling Emacs. The first Emacs implementation in C, predating but now largely eclipsed by GNU Emacs. Originally freeware; a commercial version is now modestly popular as UniPress Emacs. The author (James Gosling) went on to invent NeWS. [Jargon File]
[gos-mawr, -mohr] /ˈgɒs mɔr, -moʊr/ noun 1. .
- Go soak yourself
sentence Cease annoying me; go to hell: When I asked for a date she told me to go soak my head (1884+)