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English definition of “go with sb/sth”

go with sb/sth

informal
verb uk phrasal verb with go   /ɡəʊ/ us    /ɡoʊ/ (present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
to accept an idea or agree with a person: I think we can go with the advertising agency's suggestions, don't you?Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
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