Ago meaning

ə-gō
Gone by; past.

Two years ago.

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In the past.

It happened ages ago.

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Gone by; past; before now.

Years ago.

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The definition of ago is before now or in the past.

An example of ago used as an adjective is in the phrase "days ago."

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Ago is defined as in the past or before.

An example of ago used as an adverb is in the phrase "long ago."

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In the past.

Long ago.

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Origin of ago

  • Middle English past participle of agon to go away from Old English āgān ā- intensive pref. gān to go ghē- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition