Definition of go stale
- The bread went stale.
- Their relationship went stale.
: 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
: the act or manner of going
: the height of fashion : rage
: an often unexpected turn of affairs : occurrence
: functioning properly : being in good and ready condition
: 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
: 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
: to make stale
: to make common : cheapen
: to become stale
: urine of a domestic animal (such as a horse)
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