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go-to

Syllabification: go-to

Definition of go-to in English:

adjective

informal , chiefly North American
1Denoting a person or thing that may be relied on or is regularly sought out in a particular situation: a relentlessly hands-on manager who is the go-to guy for any issues related to the 17-day festival
More example sentences
  • Do you have a go-to training food?
  • My job, as I saw it, would be to follow and log the changes and prepare a blueprint to be used in future as a go-to manual.
  • It's a pretty much a go-to place when I drink.
1.1 Sports US Denoting a member of a sports team who can be relied on to score points if given the opportunity.
Example sentences
  • For all his size, speed and talent, commodities he holds in abundance, Thornton is in a way the most unfortunate of players: an elite star who's uncomfortable with being his team's go-to guy.
  • Despite two ejections in the first five games, Wallace has established himself again as the team's go-to guy and leading scorer.
  • He has emerged as the team's go-to guy.

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