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  1. go apeverb

    To become wildly excited or enthusiastic.

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  1. Go Ape

    Go Ape Ltd. is an outdoor adventure company which runs 29 Tree Top adventure courses in forests in England, Scotland and Wales consisting of rope ladders, zip-lines, rope bridges, trapezes and swings. The course in Queen Elizabeth Forest Park, near Aberfoyle in Stirling, has one of the longest zip-lines in Britain. There are also nine Forest Segway experiences and five Tree Top Junior adventures.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of go ape in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of go ape in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of go ape in a Sentence

  1. The Charleston-Gazette:

    It will be refreshing to have a classy, beautiful, dignified First Lady in the White House. I’m tired of seeing a Ape in heels.

  2. Tobias Deschner:

    It could be that sharing of food resources by chimpanzees, gorillas and forest elephants in Loango National Park in Gabon result in increased competition and sometimes even in lethal interactions between the two great ape species.

  3. CREW*31:

    Without his ships man is just a common ape.

  4. John Stuart Mill, On Liberty, 1859:

    He who lets the world, or his own portion of it, choose his plan of life for him, has no need of any other faculty than the ape-like one of imitation. He who chooses his plan for himself, employs all his faculties. He must use observation to see, reasoning and judgment to foresee, activity to gather materials for decision, discrimination to decide, and when he has decided, firmness and self-control to hold to his deliberate decision.

  5. H.L. Mencken:

    It is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man.

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