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noun [uncountable] going pronunciation in American English /ˈɡoʊɪŋ/
  1. 1
    used for talking about how fast or easily you make progress
    slow/heavy going:

    The first half of the movie is pretty slow going (=is rather boring).

    tough/hard going:

    It’s hard going until you get back onto the path.

    good going:

    We’d reached the summit by six o’clock, which was good going.

  2. 2
    an occasion when someone leaves a place or job permanently

    None of us knew the reasons for his going.

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