go anywhere

Definition of go anywhere

1 :to make progress :become more successful used in negative statements
  • His career isn't going anywhere.
2 :to produce any useful results used in negative statements
  • It seemed like a good idea, but it never went anywhere.

Word by Word Definitions

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

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

  3. : to take a certain course or follow a certain procedure

  1. : the act or manner of going

  2. : the height of fashion : rage

  3. : 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

anywhere play
  1. : at, in, or to any place or point

  2. : to any extent : at all

  3. used as a function word to indicate limits of variation

  1. : any place


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