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go steady

Definition of go steady

informal + old-fashioned

  1. :  to have a lasting romantic relationship with one person and no one else <We went steady for over a year before we got engaged.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to move on a course :  proceed — compare stop

    :  to move out of or away from a place expressed or implied :  leave, depart

    :  to take a certain course or follow a certain procedure

  1. :  the act or manner of going

    :  the height of fashion :  rage

    :  an often unexpected turn of affairs :  occurrence

  1. :  functioning properly :  being in good and ready condition

  1. :  a game played between two players who alternately place black and white stones on a board checkered by 19 vertical lines and 19 horizontal lines in an attempt to enclose the larger area on the board

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  1. :  direct or sure in movement :  unfaltering

    :  firm in position :  fixed

    :  keeping nearly upright in a seaway

  1. :  to make or keep steady

    :  to become steady

  1. :  in a steady manner :  steadily

  1. :  one that is steady

    :  a boyfriend or girlfriend with whom one goes steady


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