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I like a girl that takes pride in her appearance - looks are important to me, but it's also important she gets on with my friends and family. If my parents don't like a girl, then she's instantly a no-go.
Luke Pasqualino

Meaning of "no-go" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF NO-GO

no-go  [ˌnəʊˈɡəʊ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NO-GO

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
No-Go is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES NO-GO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

No go

No go or Nogo may refer to: ▪ Nogo A, B, C, or Nogo-66, isoforms of a neurite outgrowth inhibitory protein Reticulon 4. ▪ No-go area, a military term ▪ go/no go, a process or device used in quality control ▪ Go-NoGo gauge, an inspection tool used to check a workpiece against its allowed tolerances ▪ No-go theorem, a theorem that shows that an idea is not possible even though it may look attractive ▪ No Go Free, a YouTube project into free software.

Definition of no-go in the English dictionary

The definition of no-go in the dictionary is something which is not working properly or which cannot go ahead.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH NO-GO


ago
əˈɡəʊ
bego
bɪˈɡəʊ
forego
fɔːˈɡəʊ
forgo
fɔːˈɡəʊ
leggo
leˈɡəʊ
magot
mɑːˈɡəʊ
misgo
ˌmɪsˈɡəʊ
outgo
ˌaʊtˈɡəʊ
overgo
ˌəʊvəˈɡəʊ
pay-as-you-go
ˌpeɪəzjəˈɡəʊ
stop-and-go
ˌstɒpəndˈɡəʊ
touch-and-go
ˌtʌtʃənˈɡəʊ
undergo
ˌʌndəˈɡəʊ
upgo
ʌpˈɡəʊ
wayleggo
ˌweɪlɛˈɡəʊ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NO-GO

no-account
no-ball
no-brainer
no-claim bonus
no-claims bonus
no-fault divorce
no-fault insurance
no-fly zone
no-frills
no-go area
no-good
no-holds-barred
no-hoper
no-knock raid
no-man´s-land
no-mark
no-mates
no-nonsense
no-one
no-par

WORDS THAT END LIKE NO-GO

cargo
Chicago
Domingo
from the get-go
get-go
get-up-and-go
go
go-go
have-a-go
Hugo
I-go
largo
Lego
logo
on the go
San Diego
Santiago
stop-go
to go
Tobago

Synonyms and antonyms of no-go in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «no-go» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NO-GO

Find out the translation of no-go to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of no-go from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «no-go» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

不走
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

no-go
570 millions of speakers

English

no-go
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नहीं जाना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

محظورة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

не-го
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

no-go
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নো-যেতে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

no-go
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

tidak pergi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

No-Go
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ノー行く
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

출입 금지
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ora-go
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

không đi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எவரும் செல்ல முடியாத
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

नाही जा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Gitme
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

no-go
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

no-go
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

НЕ - го
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

nu -go
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

no -go
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

no-go
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

no -go
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

no-go
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of no-go

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NO-GO»

The term «no-go» is quite widely used and occupies the 30.145 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «NO-GO» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about no-go

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QUOTES WITH «NO-GO»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word no-go.
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Luke Pasqualino
I like a girl that takes pride in her appearance - looks are important to me, but it's also important she gets on with my friends and family. If my parents don't like a girl, then she's instantly a no-go.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NO-GO»

Discover the use of no-go in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to no-go and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
No Go Sleep!: with audio recording
A baby—finally—falls asleep with the rest of the world in this soothing picture book with audio from Kate and Jules Feiffer.
Kate Feiffer, 2012
2
No Go the Bogeyman: Scaring, Lulling and Making Mock
Illustrated with a wealth of images - from the beautiful and the bizarre to the downright scary -this is a tour de force of scholarship and imagination.
Marina Warner, 2011
3
Hikaru No Go: The young lions. 20
"Go players under the age of 18 in Japan, Korea, and China are getting ready to qualify for the Hokuto Cup.
Yumi Hotta, Takeshi Obata, Yukari Umezawa, 2010
4
No Dig, No Fly, No Go: How Maps Restrict and Control
A worthy successor to his critically acclaimed How to Lie with Maps, the book is replete with all of the hallmarks of a Monmonier classic, including the wry observations and witty humor.
Mark Monmonier, 2010
5
From "no Go" to "Yo Co": Smithsonian Adminstrators' ...
The purpose of this study was to analyze if, and if so, how, Smithsonian art museum administrators perceive their current Public Affairs strategies to create relationships that attract, educate, and retain Young Cosmopolitans (YoCos).
Elisa Maria Barosso, 2009
6
The no-go king: Exodus 5-15 : the Exodus
A simple retelling of the Bible story in which Moses leads the children of Israel out of slavery in Egypt.
Mary Manz Simon, Dennis Jones, 1993
7
Hikaru No Go 14
Sixth-grade Hikaru Shindo's discovery of a bloodstained game board leads to an encounter with the ghost of Go master Fujiwara-no-Sai and the formation of an unbeatable Go team.
Yumi Hotta, 2009
8
Oh, No, Go: (a Play)
Illustrations spin a tale using only the words of the title in different combinations.
David McPhail, 1973
9
Canine Ergonomics: The Science of Working Dogs
The go/no-go task (single stimulus or learning set) initially appears to be a simple association task utilizing a single handler command, a single stimulus or set of stimuli, and a single alert by the dog in response to detection or discrimination of  ...
William S. Helton, 2009
10
Child and Adolescent Neurology for Psychiatrists
aUsed two different Go/No-go tasks (a) Stimulus controlled: both Go/No-go and Go only blocks contained an equal number of stimuli and (b) response controlled: Go/No-go blocks contained half as many stimuli, but an equal number of motor ...
Audrey M. Walker, Cynthia R. Pfeffer, David Myland Kaufman, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NO-GO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term no-go is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Hitchhiker lead a no-go, as search for missing Timaru youth continues
Police say reports of a youth hitch-hiking south of Timaru on Thursday morning were incorrect, as they continue searching for missing teenager ... «Timaru Herald, Jul 15»
2
UniStar: Third reactor a no-go in Calvert for economic reasons
In recent years, plans for a third reactor at Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant have come up against multiple difficulties, but it was economic ... «So Md News, Jul 15»
3
Lamborghini Asterion a No-Go, But Urus SV is in the Works
The Lamborghini Asterion made its debut at the Paris Auto Show in 2014, and it arrived to mixed reviews. Some potential buyers loved that it ... «Insider Car News, Jul 15»
4
Attacks trigger new CCTV plea: Great Western Way becoming a 'no
But the founder of an online petition which calls for cameras along the whole route believes the area is increasingly becoming a 'no-go' area ... «Hereford Times, Jul 15»
5
Viral video of French 'Muslim no-go zone' is a fake
The video, which was uploaded to YouTube, is entitled 'French Police Enter Muslim No Go Zone 25 June' in reference to the infamous - and ... «The Observers, Jul 15»
6
Dr. Hook show a no-go
Dr. Hook featuring Ray Sawyer had to cancel their Beach Festival appearance for this coming weekend, as Sawyer broke his leg on Monday. «Labradorian, Jul 15»
7
Video: Homemade shark cages are a no-go on North Carolina beach
A couple who wants to enjoy a day in the ocean off the beach in North Carolina, the site of a number of recent shark attacks, improvises their ... «Press Release Rocket, Jul 15»
8
Kids and chiros a no-go
CHIROPRACTORS were traditionally used to treat back pain but are fast becoming the new family doctor. A new mother seeking advice about ... «Community Newspaper Group, Jul 15»
9
Airport hotel is no-go for now
The possibility of constructing a 100-room hotel near Grand Junction Regional Airport is in a holding pattern as the developers consider ... «Grand Junction Daily Sentinel, Jul 15»
10
Tiverton Glen Gets a No-Go from Town Council
Tiverton Glen Gets a No-Go from Town Council. The most hotly contested issue in town since the Sakonnet River Bridge Toll debate finally got ... «Patch.com, Jul 15»

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