à gogo

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

à gogo

  1. In abundance, galore.
    • Going to a Go-Go, a 1965 album by Smokey Robinson and the Miracles
    • Monster A Go-Go, a 1965 B-movie
    • Supremes A' Go-Go, a 1966 album by The Supremes
    • Agogo, a 1998 album by KMFDM
    • A Go Go, a 1998 album by John Scofield
    • Global a Go-Go, a 2001 album by Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros
    • JoJo a Go! Go!, an art book for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure by Hirohiko Araki
    • Whiskey a Go-Go, famous New York punk venue

Usage notes[edit]

The term is often used in popular culture, especially in the field of music and dancing. Though earlier uses of the phrase were meant to lend a cosmopolitan feel to subjects, modern usage tends more toward an ironic, campy appeal.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

à and Old French gogue (fun).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

à gogo

  1. à gogo; in abundance, galore