goings-on

plural noun
go·ings-on | \ˌgō-iŋ-ˈzȯn, ˌgȯ(-)iŋ-, -ˈzän\

Definition of goings-on 

2 : irregular or reprehensible happenings or conduct

First Known Use of goings-on

1775, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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goings-on

noun

English Language Learners Definition of goings-on

: actions or events that are occurring : things that are happening

goings-on

noun plural
go·ings-on | \ˌgō-iŋz-ˈȯn, -ˈän\

Kids Definition of goings-on

: things that happen There are strange goings-on in that old house.

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