go–getter

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noun go–get·ter \ˈgō-ˈge-tər, -ˌge-\

Definition of go–getter

  1. :  an aggressively enterprising person

go–getting

play \ˈgō-ˌge-tiŋ\ adjective or noun

First Known Use of go–getter

1919


GO–GETTER Defined for English Language Learners

go-getter

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Definition of go–getter for English Language Learners

  • : a person who works very hard and who wants very much to succeed


GO–GETTER Defined for Kids

go–getter

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noun go–get·ter \ˈgō-ˌge-tər\

Definition of go–getter for Students

  1. :  a person determined to succeed


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