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Princeton's WordNet

  1. go a long way(verb)

    suffice or be adequate for a while or to a certain extent


  1. go a long way(Verb)

    To be adequate or helpful for a significant amount of time.

  2. go a long way(Verb)

    To achieve considerable success.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of go a long way in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of go a long way in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Keanu Reeves:

    The simple act of paying attention can take you a long way.

  2. Al Capone:

    You can go a long way with a smile. You can go a lot farther with a smile and a gun.

  3. Meghan Lawrence:

    We’re basically dealing with the healing brain, he has a long way to go, and he’s already come such a long way.

  4. Brandon Dubinsky:

    They're divisional opponents. They're teams that we have to find a way to catch, it seems like they're all a long way out, but they're all four-point games. We have to find a way.

  5. Douglas Adams:

    Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind- bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the drug store, but that's just peanuts to space.

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