the Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian name for Gorizia
[gawr-ee, gohr-ee] /ˈgɔr i, ˈgoʊr i/ adjective, gorier, goriest. 1. covered or stained with ; bloody. 2. resembling . 3. involving much bloodshed and violence: a gory battle. 4. unpleasant or disagreeable: to reveal the gory details of a divorce. /ˈɡɔːrɪ/ adjective gorier, goriest 1. horrific or bloodthirsty: a gory story 2. involving bloodshed and […]
- Go right
Succeed, happen correctly, as in If everything goes right, we should be in Canada by Tuesday, or Nothing has gone right for me today. This idiom uses right in the sense of “in a satisfactory state,” a usage dating from the mid-1600s.
- Go right through one
see under go through one
- Gorilla arm
The side-effect that destroyed touch-screens as a mainstream input technology despite a promising start in the early 1980s. It seems the designers of all those spiffy touch-menu systems failed to notice that humans aren’t designed to hold their arms in front of their faces making small motions. After more than a very few selections, the […]