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here goes

Definition of here goes

informal

  1. —used when one is about to try doing something new, difficult, or unpleasant <It's hard to explain, but I'll try. Here goes.>



Word by Word Definitions

hereplay
  1. :  in or at this place

    :  now

    :  in an arbitrary location

  1. : used for emphasis especially after a demonstrative pronoun or after a noun modified by a demonstrative adjective

    : used for emphasis after a demonstrative adjective but before the noun modified

  1. :  this place

goes
  1. : present 3d singular of go

    : plural of go


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