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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Go \Go\, n. 1. Act; working; operation. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] So gracious were the goes of marriage. --Marston. [1913 Webster] 2. A circumstance or occurrence; an incident. [Slang] [1913 Webster] This is a pretty go. --Dickens. [1913 Webster] 3. The fashion or mode; as, quite the go. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] 4. Noisy merriment; as, a high go. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] 5. A glass of spirits. [Slang] [1913 Webster] 6. Power of going or doing; energy; vitality; perseverance; push; as, there is no go in him. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] 7. (Cribbage) That condition in the course of the game when a player can not lay down a card which will not carry the aggregate count above thirty-one. [1913 Webster] 8. Something that goes or is successful; a success; as, he made a go of it; also, an agreement. "Well," said Fleming, "is it a go?" --Bret Harte. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Great go, Little go, the final and the preliminary examinations for a degree. [Slang, Eng. Univ.] No go, a failure; a fiasco. [Slang] --Thackeray. On the go, moving about; unsettled. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]