go-to

adjective \ ˈgō-ˌtü \

Definition of go-to

:relied on for expert knowledge or skill
  • the company's go-to guy

First Known Use of go-to

1985


go to

verb

Definition of go to

intransitive verb
1 archaic used interjectionally as an exhortation
  • and they said one to another, go to, let us make brick
  • —Genesis 11:3 (King James Version)
2 archaic used interjectionally to express disapproval or disbelief
  • go to, go to; you have known what you should not
  • —William Shakespeare

Examples of go to in a Sentence

  1. when the sales representative refused to help us, we went to the store manager

First Known Use of go to

15th century


GO-TO Defined for English Language Learners

go-to

adjective

Definition of go-to for English Language Learners

  • : always helpful : producing desired results or information when needed


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