Go-go definitions

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Of or relating to discotheques or to the energetic music and dancing performed at discotheques.
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Marked by assertive action.

A go-go sales executive.

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Of, relating to, or engaging in a type of speculative, short-term stock-market operation.

A go-go fund.

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Characterized by the fast growth and development that invites speculative investment.

Go-go industries like nanotechnology.

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Of dancing to rock music, as in discothèques.
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Of a dancer, often semi-nude, performing erotic movements to rock music, as in a bar.
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Of or characterized by dramatic appreciation or expansion.

The go-go years for U.S. automakers.

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Of or characterized by aggressive, often highly speculative, buying and selling.

Go-go mutual funds, a go-go stock market.

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A girl’s elasticated hair band.
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(South Africa) Grandmother; elderly woman.
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(music) A style of funk music from the 1970s.
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Of, or relating to this style of music.
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Of, or relating to the style of music played at discotheques.
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Origin of go-go

1964, US, partly from Whisky a Go Go, an influential American nightclub (in turn from French à gogo (“abundant”)), partly by reduplication of go, from 1962 slang the go (“the rage, fashionable”), from sense the go (“in motion”) as in on the go.