Definition of

Go on

  1. (verb, change) come to pass
    The meeting took place off without an incidence
    Nothing occurred that seemed important
  2. (verb, communication) continue talking
    but there is no choice
    carry on--pretend we are not in the room
  3. (verb, contact) start running, functioning, or operating
    the computer came up
  4. (verb, motion) move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
  5. (verb, stative) continue a certain state, condition, or activity
    We continued to work into the night
    Keep smiling
    We went on working until well past midnight

via WordNet, Princeton University

Antonyms of Go on

go off

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