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Meaning of “gonna” in the English Dictionary

"gonna" in British English

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gonna

uk   /ˈɡə.nə/  us   /ˈɡɑː.nə/ mainly US
informal for going to: What are you gonna do?
(Definition of gonna from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"gonna" in American English

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gonnamodal verb

 us   /ˌɡɔ·nə, ˌɡɑn·ə, ɡən·ə/ not standard
(​spelled the way it is often ​spoken) going to: What are you gonna do about it? Note: In written English "gonna" is usually used to report or approximate speech.
(Definition of gonna from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gonna”
in Spanish ir a…
in Vietnamese viết tắt của “going to”…
in Malaysian akan…
in Thai กำลังจะ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 即将,将要, 打算…
in Turkish ...ecek, ...acak' yardımcı fiilinin kısa hali…
in Russian собираться сделать что-либо…
in Indonesian akan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 即將,將要, 打算…
in Polish -…
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