departure, going, going away, leaving(noun)
the act of departing
passing, loss, departure, exit, expiration, going, release(noun)
euphemistic expressions for death
"thousands mourned his passing"
advancing toward a goal
"persuading him was easy going"; "the proposal faces tough sledding"
in full operation
"a going concern"
The suitability of ground for riding, walking etc.
The going was very difficult over the ice.
We made good going for a while.
Figuratively, conditions for advancing in any way.
Not only weren't the streets paved with gold, but the going was difficult for an immigrant.
Likely to continue; viable.
He didn't want to make an unsecured loan to the business because it didn't look like a going concern.
That attends habitually or regularly.
the act of moving in any manner; traveling; as, the going is bad
pregnancy; gestation; childbearing
course of life; behavior; doings; ways
Going, track condition or track rating are the terms used to describe the track surface of a horse racing track prior to a horse race or race meet. The going is determined by the amount of moisture in the ground and is assessed by an official steward on the day of the race. The condition of a race track plays an important role in the performance of horses in a race. The factors that go into determining race track condition include the surface conditions, type of surface, and track configuration. The surface conditions are influenced by the type of surface factoring in soil type, and if the track is dirt, turf, artificial surface; plus surface density, porosity, compaction and moisture content.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
gō′ing, n. the act of moving: departure: (B.) course of life.—Going forth (B.), an outlet; Goings, or Goings out (B.), utmost extremity: departures or journeys; Goings on, behaviour.
Going.com (previously HeyLetsGo.com) lets users connect with other event-goers before, during and after events. The site has over 500,000 users which isn’t bad considering the site currently only operates in four cities (New York, Boston, San Francisco and Chicago). The site is trying to become the local entertainment destination for 20 somethings in the cities mentioned above. So far they are doing pretty well – from January 2007 to July 2007, the site grew twelve-fold. Going has said that their future plans consist of expanding their platform and moving into new markets.The two venture capitalists who have led investments in Going and sit on the board, George Bell and Bob Davis, used to be rivals. They respectively lead Excite@Home and Lycos.There are many other event sites out there including Zvents and Eventful, but most aren’t focusing on the 20 something crowd. Another site that could be looked at as competition is nightlife social networking site LateNightShots, but it’s currently dedicated to Washington DC.
To move forward or progress.
They were going to visit the hotel they are going to get married in, they will come out of the ceremony together.Submitted by MaryC on January 28, 2020
Verb form of the word go.
They were going to the wedding as they chose to marry.Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'Going' in Verbs Frequency: #47
The numerical value of Going in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of Going in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of Going in a Sentence
We are reasonably confident we are going to see the trough in our fiscal third quarter, based on what we hear from our customers and what we see in the supply chain, the question is... whether there will be some sequential relief in the fourth quarter or not.
When we get to the end of the presidency, we will look back and the conclusion will be that he was considerably more successful domestically than he was internationally, even if he improves his record, it is still going to be a mixed one at the best.
I really love a live audience. It’s always going to be who I am, i love being in front of people, not necessarily in a role. I love the instant gratification between the artist and the audience. That is my favorite relationship. In my opinion, audience is a character and their role is important. I listen to them, and they tell me what they want. I just love it.
People who have a mild problem aren't going to call the doctor.
Pictures are a combination of serendipity, instinct and experience, of course a good photographer has all of these things going for him.
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