Definition of gonna in English:

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gonna

Pronunciation: /ˈɡônə/
Pronunciation: /ˈɡənə/

contraction

informal
Going to: we’re gonna win this game
More example sentences
  • The game's gonna be the night before the carnival, and I expect you all to be here.
  • I'm gonna drag you home tonight and we're going to explore this concept of evolution.
  • It got to the point where I decided that I'm gonna stay here until I darn well make it.

Origin

Early 19th century (as ganna): representing a regional or colloquial pronunciation.

Words that rhyme with gonna

belladonna, Connor, donna, goner, honour (US honor), Maradona, Mashona, O'Connor, Shona, wanna

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Syllabification: gon·na

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