Definitions for agoəˈgoʊ

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ago

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ago, agone(adverb)

    gone by; or in the past

    "two years ago"; "`agone' is an archaic word for `ago'"

  2. ago(adverb)

    in the past

    "long ago"; "sixty years ago my grandfather came to the U.S."

Wiktionary

  1. ago(Adjective)

    Gone; gone by; gone away; passed; passed away.

    in days ago/in days agone

  2. ago(Adjective)

    Nearly gone; dead (used in Devonshire at the turn of the 19th century)

  3. ago(Preposition)

    Past; gone by; since.

  4. Origin: From ago, agon, past participle of agon, from agan, from uz-, equivalent to . Cognate with ergehen. Compare also agangan, 033F034303320330033203320330033D.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ago

    past; gone by; since; as, ten years ago; gone long ago

  2. Origin: [OE. ago, agon, p. p. of agon to go away, pass by, AS. gn to pass away; - (cf. Goth. us-, Ger. er-, orig. meaning out) + gn to go. See Go.]

Freebase

  1. Ago

    Ago was a town located in Shima District, Mie, Japan. On October 1, 2004 Ago was merged with the towns of Daiō, Hamajima, Isobe and Shima, all from Shima District, to form the new city of Shima and no longer exists as an independent municipality. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 22,972 and a density of 523.52 persons per km². The total area was 43.88 km².

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ago

    a-gō′, Agone, a-gon′, adv. gone: past: since. [Pa.p. of A.S. āgān, to pass away—inten. pfx. ā-, and gān, to go.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ago' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #513

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ago' in Written Corpus Frequency: #364

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ago' in Adverbs Frequency: #65

Anagrams for ago »

  1. GAO, goa, Goa

  2. GAO

  3. Goa

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ago in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ago in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Germany German Chancellor Angela Merkel:

    Ten years ago things were not good.

  2. Said Mahmoud:

    A couple of nights ago, it was raining.

  3. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    I like bonds now more than a month ago.

  4. Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian:

    I confirmed the purchase a few days ago.

  5. David Hughes:

    We passed that for 2015 about a week ago.

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