went

Definition of went 

past tense of go

History and Etymology for went

Middle English, past & past participle of wenden to wend

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about went

Dictionary Entries near went

wenny

Wenro

Wensleydale

went

wentletrap

Wentworth

wen-yen

Statistics for went

Look-up Popularity

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for went

went

Kids Definition of went

past tense of go

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on went

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with went

Spanish Central: Translation of went

Nglish: Translation of went for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of went for Arabic Speakers

Comments on went

What made you want to look up went? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a typical or ideal example

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Find the Cousins

  • a-large-tree-with-many-branches
  • Which pair shares a common word ancestor?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!