Meaning of “be (a) no go” in the English Dictionary

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"be (a) no go" in British English

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be (a) no go

informal

to be impossible or not effective, or to not happen:

They tried for hours to get her to come down from the roof, but it was a no go.

(Definition of “be (a) no go” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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