go without saying
phrasal to be self-evident

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • go without saying — ► go without saying be obvious. Main Entry: ↑say …   English terms dictionary

  • go without saying — phrasal : to be self evident * * * go without saying To be self evident (a Gallicism; Fr cela va sans dire) • • • Main Entry: ↑go * * * be obvious it goes without saying that teachers must be selected with care Origin: translating French (cela)… …   Useful english dictionary

  • go without saying — {v. phr.} To be too plain to need talking about; not be necessary to say or mention. * /It goes without saying that children should not be given knives to play with./ * /A person with weak eyes should wear glasses. That goes without saying./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • go without saying — {v. phr.} To be too plain to need talking about; not be necessary to say or mention. * /It goes without saying that children should not be given knives to play with./ * /A person with weak eyes should wear glasses. That goes without saying./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • go\ without\ saying — v. phr. To be too plain to need talking about; not be necessary to say or mention. It goes without saying that children should not be given knives to play with. A person with weak eyes should wear glasses. that goes without saying …   Словарь американских идиом

  • go without saying — verb To be obvious, apparent or clear, or already established. It goes without saying that our volunteers love their work …   Wiktionary

  • go without saying — be so easy to see that it doesn t have to be mentioned He is a hard worker so it goes without saying that his boss is very happy with him …   Idioms and examples

  • go without saying — Synonyms and related words: aller sans dire, be axiomatic, be certain, be confident, be manifest, be no secret, bet on, come across, doubt not, feel sure, gamble on, glare, hang out, have no doubt, just know, know, know for certain, need no… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • go without saying — be understood, be obvious …   English contemporary dictionary

  • go without saying — be obvious. → say …   English new terms dictionary

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