But here my wearie teeme, nigh over spent, / Shall breathe it selfe awhile after so long a went.
An example of went used as a verb is in the sentence, "I went to the store yesterday," which means that I traveled to the store yesterday.
Origin of went
- Middle English from Old English wende past tense and past participle of wendan to go
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Originally the past tense of wend.