went

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally the past tense of wend.

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went

  1. simple past tense of go
  2. (nonstandard) past participle of go
  3. (archaic) simple past tense and past participle of wend

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Noun[edit]

went (plural wents)

  1. (obsolete) A course; a way, a path; a journey.
    • Chaucer
      At a turning of a wente.
    • 1596, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, IV.5:
      But here my wearie teeme, nigh over spent, / Shall breathe it selfe awhile after so long a went.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

went

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of wennen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of wennen

Scots[edit]

Verb[edit]

went

  1. simple past tense of gan