adjective Etymology: partly from a-go-go, partly from reduplication of 1go Date: 1965 1. a. employed to entertain in a disco <
go-go dancers
b. of, relating to, or being a disco or the music or dances performed there 2. marked by spirited or aggressive action <
go-go baseball
3. a. relating to or dealing in popular often speculative investment expected to yield high returns <
go-go mutual funds
b. relating to, involved in, or marked by business growth and prosperity and aggressive efforts to turn a quick profit <
go-go bankers and entrepreneurs…who put together the megabuck deals — Ken Auletta

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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