be going

idiom

1
: to leave
I have to be going
2
British : to be available
There are no jobs going right now.

Examples of be going in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But to pair that sort of mentality with mental illness and the emotional turmoil that someone might be going through, Jack and I always felt like that would be really interesting. Mia Galuppo, The Hollywood Reporter, 16 Feb. 2024 Could True Detective finally be going back to its creepy, weird, Spaghetti Monster roots? Jennifer M. Wood, WIRED, 1 Jan. 2024 The iPhone 15 Pro and Pro Max would be powered by a new A17 Bionic chip, whereas the 15 and 15 Max could be going with the A16 currently found in the iPhone 14 Pro. iPhone Pro With Or Without Buttons? Iyaz Akhtar, PCMAG, 4 Aug. 2023 Their Los Angeles life may not be going as smoothly as previously hoped. Elise Taylor, Vogue, 29 June 2023 On-trend perfection. 10 Velvet French This popular holographic, shimmering style doesn't seem to be going away anytime soon. Lindy Segal, Harper's BAZAAR, 29 June 2023 Even after this bout, air quality woes might not be going away. USA TODAY, 29 June 2023 Later this summer, Stitcher — one of the biggest podcast-listening apps — will be going silent after about 15 years. Todd Spangler, Variety, 27 June 2023 But after canceling the Nugent date, Avondale Brewing Co. appears to be going strong. Mary Colurso | McOlurso@al.com, al, 25 June 2023 See More

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“Be going.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/be%20going. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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