went

Definition of went

past tense of go

History and Etymology for went

Middle English, past & past participle of wenden to wend

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“Went.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/went. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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