Go unaccompanied by a person of the opposite sex to a social event, as in John decided to go stag to his roommate’s party, or Some of the girls are going stag to the dance. Although this term originally applied only to men attending an event without a woman companion, it is now applied to women as well. [ c. 1900 ]
/ˈɡɒstə/ verb (intransitive) (Northern English, dialect) 1. to laugh uncontrollably 2. to gossip
- Go straight to dessert
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[got] /gɒt/ verb 1. a simple past tense and past participle of . auxiliary verb 2. Informal. must; have got (followed by an infinitive). [get] /gɛt/ verb (used with object), got or (Archaic) gat; got or gotten; getting. 1. to receive or come to have possession, use, or enjoyment of: to get a birthday present; […]
[yœ-duh] /ˈyœ də/ noun 1. a canal system in S Sweden, connecting Göteborg with the Baltic Sea.