goin

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

goin

  1. Eye dialect spelling of going.
    • 1870, Various, Punchinello, Vol. II., No. 34, November 19, 1870[1]:
      I see they was goin, so I said:-- "My week-minded and misgided femails, hold your hosses a minnit, until an old statesman, who has served his country for 4 yeer as Gustise of the Peece, says a few remarks to you."
    • 1905, George Bernard Shaw, The Irrational Knot[2]:
      Youre goin on fit to raise the street." "
    • 1994 April 29, Michael Dolan, “Nixon in Hell”, Chicago Reader:
      Now I got nothing goin on but a fockin ping-pong tournament with Kurt Cobain, who fockin cheats, man, like it's gonna do him any fockin good.

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Irish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

goin f (genitive goine, nominative plural goine)

  1. bit, scrap
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

goin f (genitive gona, nominative plural gonta)

  1. wound
  2. stab, sting, hurt
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Verb[edit]

goin (present analytic goineann, future analytic goinfidh, verbal noun goineadh, past participle gointe)

  1. to wound, stab, sting, hurt
  2. (literary) to mortally wound, slay
  3. (card games) to jink, win (a game) outright
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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
goin ghoin ngoin
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.