stop–and–go

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adjective \ˌstäp-ən-ˈgō, -əm-, attributively -ˌgō\

Definition of stop–and–go

  1. :  of, relating to, or involving frequent stops; especially :  controlled or regulated by traffic lights <stop–and–go driving>

1925

First Known Use of stop–and–go

1925


STOP–AND–GO Defined for English Language Learners

stop–and–go

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adjective \ˌstäp-ən-ˈgō, -əm-, attributively -ˌgō\

Definition of stop–and–go for English Language Learners

  • : making or having many stops : stopping and starting again and again

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