go bye-bye

Definition of go bye-bye

informal

  1. 1 :  to go to bed —used when speaking to children It's time to go bye-bye, darling: it's way past your bedtime!

  2. 2 US :  to go away —used in imitation of children's speech When the company went bankrupt, investors watched their money go bye-bye.

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

bye-bye
  1. : used to express farewell

  1. :  bed, sleep


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