go deep

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go deep

1. To persist for a long time, as of a significant issue or problem. The problems between them go deep, so I doubt they'll be reconciling any time soon.
2. sports slang In American football, for a receiver to run down the field in order to catch a long pass. Often used as as imperative. Jackson, run a slant. Williams, you go deep.
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go/run ˈdeep

(of emotions, beliefs, etc.) be felt in a strong way, especially for a long time: Dignity and pride run deep in this community.
See also: deep, run
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However, they recovered well and chase went deep into 27th over when GBA was all out, still needing 42 runs.
Emergency workers went deep into the mine in the Donbass coalfield to rescue survivors of Sunday's methane blast.
Two batters after Guerrero went deep, Juan Rivera was plunked by a Padilla pitch, and the Rangers' right-hander was ejected.
It's the roots of three volcanoes that are composite cones formed in the Mid-Continent rift system with deep fault structures that went deep into the mantle, tapped these balsaltic magmas and intrusions that have platinum, palladium and copper in them, which came up along the fractures.
Their sense of inferiority went deep, resulting in a lack of control that moved from the outer landscape to the inner psyche.
freezing Hearts skipper Gary Locke went deep undercover at snowbound Tynecastle yesterday to pick up his gong as Bell's Player of the Month.
8, 1998--Military Channel(R) went deep -- offering its first live sporting event, the Oct.
Vladimir Guerrero, Dallas McPherson and Garret Anderson all went deep.
In its first year the team had a winning record and went deep into the playoffs knocking off the defending national champions to a repeat win.
Garret Anderson's two-run home run in the first inning was the Angels' first drive over the wall since Orlando Cabrera went deep in the first inning of the home opener April 7 against the New York Yankees.
They went deep into the city archives and found the transfer of land from the association to the city.
As has been Clippers coach Mike Dunleavy's tendency, he went deep into his rotation in the first half, using all of his available players except Keyon Dooling.
Because the football team went deep into the playoffs, the soccer team was unable to use the field for games and had to move its home contests to the other teams' fields.
He went up there and worked the count, went deep in the count.