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See also: go-around
- To move or spread from person to person.
1913, Joseph C. Lincoln, chapter 7, in Mr. Pratt's Patients:
- “[…] if you call my duds a ‘livery’ again there'll be trouble. It's bad enough to go around togged out like a life saver on a drill day, but I can stand that 'cause I'm paid for it. What I won't stand is to have them togs called a livery. […]”
The rumor is going around that Mr. X and Ms. Y are having an affair. There's a cough going around.
- To share with everyone.
There's plenty of fish to go around.
- (aviation) to perform a go-around maneuver