Definition of going adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈɡəʊɪŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡoʊɪŋ//
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  • -going (in compounds) going regularly to the place or event mentioned the theatre-going public see also ocean-going, ongoing, outgoing
  • Idioms a business or an activity that is making a profit and is expected to continue to do well He sold the cafe as a going concern.
    the going rate (for something)
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    the usual amount of money paid for goods or services at a particular time They pay slightly more than the going rate.
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