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1. To compliment or accentuate each other. Nothing goes together better than peanut butter and jelly. I don't think those shoes and that suit go together.
2. To date someone exclusively. Don't ask Jill out—she and Bobby are already going together. Are those two really going together?
3. To be related or often found in tandem. Depression and anxiety often go together, unfortunately.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
1. Lit. [for two or more things] to look, sound, or taste good together. Do you think that this pink one and this purple one go together? Milk and grapefruit don't go together.
2. Fig. [for two people] to date each other regularly. Bob and Ann have been going together for months. Tom and Jane want to go together, but they live too far apart.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
1. Be mutually suitable, appropriate, or harmonious, as in Pink and purple can go together well, or I don't think champagne and meatloaf go together. [c. 1600]
2. Date on a regular basis, keep company. For example, Are Bill and Ann still going together? [Late 1800s] Also see go steady; go with.
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. To be matched or suited, especially in appearance; belong together: Those socks don't go together; they're different colors. This belt goes together with my brown shoes.
2. To be associated: Drug abuse and crime often go together.
3. To have a romantic relationship: They've only been going together for three weeks, but it looks like they're in love.
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs. Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.