have to go some to (do something)

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have to go some to (do something)

To have to put forth great effort in order to do something. You'll have to go some to beat her time—she really swam a great race.
See also: go, have
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have to go some (to do something)

to need to try very hard to accomplish something. That's really great, Jean! I have to go some to do better than that!
See also: go, have
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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