get-go
also git-go noun Date: 1966 the very beginning — used in the phrase from the get-go <
didn't like me from the get-go
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  • get-go — n from the get go AmE informal from the beginning ▪ From the get go, I knew these tapes were special …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • get-go — get ,go noun AMERICAN INFORMAL from the get go from the very beginning: They disliked each other from the get go …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • get-go — [get′gō΄] n. Informal earliest stage; beginning; start: used mainly in the phrase from the get go …   English World dictionary

  • get-go — get′ go n. sts sl. the very beginning: from the get go[/ex] • Etymology: 1965–70, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • get-go — noun from the get go AmE informal from the beginning: From the get go, I knew these tapes were special …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • get-go — /ˈgɛt goʊ/ (say get goh) phrase from the get go, Colloquial from the beginning …   Australian English dictionary

  • get-go — n. Slang. the very beginning: from the get go. [1965 70, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • get-go — See from the get go …   English idioms

  • get-go — the beginning Right from the get go I never liked the way that the new manager acted …   Idioms and examples

  • get-go — noun informal, chiefly N. Amer. the very beginning: the quintet experienced difficulties from the get go …   English new terms dictionary

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