Definition of 'going'
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He triumphed four years ago but he would have preferred heavy going. The Sun (2017)He added:'Coming here to win a point gets momentum going. The Sun (2016)Try to help her become more comfortable with her own body in the long-term, like going swimming or to the gym together. The Sun (2016)Song right for her but a full concert of that would be heavy going. The Sun (2011)He said he had been alerted to the high sugar content of many cereals by going shopping. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Instead of giving up when the going got tough. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The two key ingredients in getting going are determination and luck. The Sun (2015)The junior partner in a coalition often finds it hard going. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But lack of vigour and conviction makes the whole slow going. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She remembers all the comings and goings. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You begin to think of spending the afternoon in a nearby park or perhaps going swimming. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)The extra two furlongs is in his favour and the softer going should help too. The Sun (2014)His pedigree suggests the faster going is a concern. The Sun (2014)Now that would really be heavy going. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He has always stepped up when the going has got tough. The Sun (2012)It was hard going getting the elderflower venture on a sound footing. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Made some strong runs but found it hard going. The Sun (2012)It is if as she is keeping an eye on the comings and goings. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is emerging that such exposure could be the result of simply going shopping in the wrong place. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was not all easy going. The Sun (2007)He loves good going and is fit from a Flat spin. The Sun (2015)We settled with a tax bill of just 1,000 going back one year. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The going had become harder. Somewhere East of Life (1994)Those committed to the sector and willing to invest say they are being bombarded with offers as many owners decide the going has simply become too difficult. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Good going is his favoured surface so it was encouraging to see him run well on easy at Doncaster in January. The Sun (2014)
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