git-go

the git-go

The beginning; the very start. Martha and I tried dating again, but right from the git-go, we knew it wasn't going to work. Their team has been dominating the match from the git-go.

git-go

(ˈgɪtgo)
n. the very beginning. (see also from (the) git-go.) He’s been gritching ever since git-go.
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"And since our mission is preservation and education as well as to provide recreation, it would provide opportunities from the git-go to form partnerships with universities and school systems as we build programs."
As a devout believer in Open Covenants, Openly Entered Into, I will not lie to you from the git-go: I do not merely hate all awards shows, I wish to see them beheaded, stakes driven through their black and corrupted widdle hearts, and to see the decapitated remains buried at a crossroads come midnight.
When everyone is poor, vendors know from the git-go that they will need to be inventive in planning for funding.
From the git-go Our Man From Havana wanted everyone in attendance to know that he's still got the Angry White Man shtick going, left over from his oh-so-memorable performance during Mittens' presidential campaign.
The problem--as Greve knows--is that the magisterial, pro-competitive nationalism of Madison, Hamilton, and Marshall was alloyed from the git-go by partisans of state and local interests, who, although they lost the ratification battle, lived to fight again another day.
The slowdown has had an impact, of course, but it has not put a hitch in Fulen-wider's git-go.
And it will give an ambitious downtown development guaranteed cash flow from the git-go.
As for Petra Haden Sings: The Who Sell Out I found it annoying from the git-go, and not just because of the jingles.
It's rare that you have the chemistry that happens from day one, and we had chemistry from the git-go," Smash said.
Witness such pitiful constructions as "the greatest thing since sliced bread," "we knew it from the git-go," "he's arguably the best quarterback since," "in excess of."
At the time Brock was being paid indirectly through the Spectator by right-wing capo Richard Mellon Scaife to print allegations even Brock no longer believes, Jones proved herself to be a pawn of her right-wing funders from the git-go, announcing her suit at an event sponsored by the Conservative Political Action Conference.
If Balanchine were alive, he might read Digging the Africanist Presence in American Performance, Dance and Other Contexts and agree with its thesis: The people of the United States have been boogieing to African drums and European strings from the "git-go." As a creative choreographer, Balanchine realized that, if he were to bring new life to an old form, he had to wed his pirouttes to "shake that thing."
In the interest of helping you avoid choices that are bad from the git-go, we asked human resources folks and headhunters to tell us the most foolish career choices people in health care have made since 1990.
What we always loved about New Wave was that it was sold out from the git-go. Nothing was ever too heavy.
Right from the git-go they become awestruck with the vastness of the show - they wander aimlessly from booth to booth with eyes like saucers and drool dribbling from the corners of their mouths - they ogle all the keen toys - and, at the very last moment, they frantically run around buying stuff and placing orders in a futile attempt to justify the trip.