go stale

Definition of go stale

  1. 1 of a food :  to become no longer fresh The bread went stale.

  2. 2 :  to become dull or predictable Their relationship went stale.

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

  1. :  tasteless or unpalatable from age

    :  tedious from familiarity

    :  impaired in legal force or effect by reason of being allowed to rest without timely use, action, or demand

  1. :  to make stale

    :  to make common :  cheapen

    :  to become stale

  1. :  urinate

  1. :  urine of a domestic animal (as a horse)

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