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no-go

1. adjective Negative; impossible; unsuitable. The budget cuts have left us in a no-go situation.
2. noun Something that cannot or is not going to proceed or occur. I'm sorry, but it looks like the concert is a no-go.

no go

Inf. negative; inopportune. (This is hyphenated before a nominal.) We're in a no-go situation. Is it go or no go?
See also: no

no go

not possible or practicable. informal
See also: no

no ˈgo

(informal) impossible; unsuccessful: I asked him if I could have an extra week’s leave, but it was no go.‘Could you lend me your car this weekend, Mike?’ ‘No go, I’m afraid. I need it myself.’
See also: no

no go

(ˈno ˈgo)
mod. negative; inopportune. (This is hyphenated before a nominal.) We’re in a no-go situation.
See also: no
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85 (upper dashed line), while the no-go response corresponds to values equal to or less than 0.
In our study, ACC dysfunction during the visual Go/No-go task can be seen in the impaired brain executive control function after TSD; this can be confirmed by the decline of the BOLD signal after TSD induced by No-go stimuli.
Is multiculturalism working in Birmingham or are there no-go areas in the city?
Should the action close on a no-go gauge, it's imperative that you determine the cause of the problem before messing with the chamber dimensions, as worn hinge surfaces are very common in these action types.
Take the Galdpagos, where no-go areas have been in operation since organised tourism to the islands began in the late 1960s.
For a visiting American, these areas are very mild, even dull," he wrote in a subsequent update to his No-Go Zones post.
There should be no presence of no-go areas in the country,, Gilani said.
When asked about no-go areas in the NA-246 constituency Reham replied: There are no no-go areas for Khan sahib or myself in PakistanA.
oleen says IT'S Coleen says IT'S oleen says just a no-go area, I'm just a no-go area, I'm afraid.
KARACHI -- Rejecting the report of the Sind Police and Rangers, the Supreme Court of Pakistan has directed that no-go areas in the city should be eliminated within seven days.
The government's nuclear disaster response headquarters decided on the change to eliminate inconvenience for vessels that had to make a detour around the no-go zone as radiation levels in the ocean are estimated to be relatively low, officials said.
RESULTS: Current blood Pb concentrations were associated with higher rates of false alarms and with decreased P3 amplitudes to go and no-go trials.
5-mile exclusion zone is still in force around the wrecked plant and evacuees wore protection suits to enter the no-go zone yesterday and pray for the victims.
They hang around Jim Lane Park most of the time so this has become a no-go area for a lot of local people.