ago

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adjective or adverb \ ə-ˈgō \

Definition of ago

:earlier than the present time
  • 10 years ago

Origin and Etymology of ago

Middle English agon, ago, from past participle of agon to pass away, from Old English āgān, from ā- (perfective prefix) + gān to go — more at abide, go



AGO Defined for English Language Learners

ago

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adverb

Definition of ago for English Language Learners

  • : in the past : before the present time : before now


AGO Defined for Kids

ago

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adverb \ ə-ˈgō \

Definition of ago for Students

:before this time
  • a week ago


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