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Ago appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Did a silo gas no easy obese boys aeons ago?… Lisa did!
  • To dog a Semite film, lift a pat film lifetimes ago, Dot.
  • Nurse, nip one drawer if a fire is aeons ago (to go to gas): no easier if a fire-warden opines "Run!"
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The word ago is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the adjective ago

What does ago mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more ago / most ago

  1. gone by; or in the past
    • examples: two years ago | `agone' is an archaic word for `ago'
    • synonym of ago: agone
    • similar: past

Alternative definition of the adjective ago


  1. [archaic or dialectal] Gone; gone by; gone away; passed; passed away.
  2. [archaic or dialectal] Nearly gone; dead (used in Devonshire at the turn of the 19th century)

Definition of the adverb ago

What does ago mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. in the past
    • examples: long ago | sixty years ago my grandfather came to the U.S.

Other definitions of ago

What does ago also mean?


  1. Past; gone by; since.


  1. Ago a.k.a. Angola, officially the Republic of Angola, is a country in Southern Africa. It is the seventh largest country in Africa, and is bordered by Namibia on the south, the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the north, and Zambia on the east; its west coast is on the Atlantic Ocean and Luanda is its capital city. The exclave province of Cabinda has borders with the Republic of the Congo and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
    • also known as República de Angola, Angola Cumhuriyeti, רפובליקת אנגולה, Anggola, Republic of Angola
    • founded on (40 years ago)
    • part of Africa
    • instance of: African country / African nation = any one of the countries occupying the African continent
    • parts:
      • Angolan capital / Luanda = port city on Atlantic coast
      • Nova Lisboa / Huambo = a city in the mountains in western Angola
      • Lobito = a seaport on the Atlantic coast of Angola
      • Kasai River / River Kasai / Kasai = a river of southwestern Africa that rises in central Angola and flows east and then north (forming part of the border between Angola and Congo) and continuing northwest through Congo to empty into the Congo River on the border between Congo and Republic of the Congo
      • Zambezi River / Zambezi = an African river
    • member of: OPEC / Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries = an organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the production and sale of petroleum
    • members:
      • Angolan = a native or inhabitant of Angola
      • Herero = a member of a pastoral Bantu people living in Namibia, Botswana, and Angola
    • read more about Angola (country)
  2. Ago was a town located in the former Shima District, Mie Prefecture, Japan.
  3. Ago a.k.a. Magnolia Municipal Airport is a city-owned, public-use airport located three nautical miles southeast of the central business district of Magnolia, in Columbia County, Arkansas, United States.

There are other places with in their name, like Ago Iwoye.


Who is Ago?

Ago a.k.a. Agostino Marangolo is a musician, drummer and film score composer.


  1. Ago is a TV character from the 1978 TV program Majokko Tickle.
    • also known as Ako
  2. Ago is a fictional character from the 1986 film Il ragazzo del pony express.


  1. Ago a.k.a. Igo Language: The Ahlon language, Igo, is spoken in the Plateau Region of Togo. It is considered one of the Ghana–Togo Mountain languages of the Kwa family. Variations of its official name are Achlo, Ahlõ, Ahlo, Ahlon-Bogo, Ahonlan, Anlo.
  2. Ago a.k.a. Tainae Language: Tainae is an Angan language of Papua New Guinea.
    • also known as Ivori
  3. Ago a.k.a. F-box and WD repeat domain containing 7 is a gene.
    • also known as archipelago homolog; F-box protein FBW7; archipelago, Drosophila, homolog of; F-box and WD-40 domain protein 7 (archipelago homolog, Drosophila); F-box protein SEL-10; homolog of C elegans sel-10

Phrases with Ago

  1. long ago
  2. long-ago
  3. since a long time ago
  4. Four Score and Seven Years Ago

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ago

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Google previewDictionary of Natural Resource Management (2011)

by Katherine Dunster

years ago Gymnosperms, and especially cycads, are dominant. Birds evolve. Triassic Period 245-208 million Dry land, many deserts. Continents are mountainous and years ago joined into one supercontinent ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cultivated Plants (2013)

From Acacia to Zinnia by Christopher Cumo

Fossilized soil from the Late Silurian Period (about 420 million years ago) may bear the imprint of roots, but fossilized plants from this time do not appear to have roots. Leaves arose about 360 million years ago and may have first been spikes ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Aneityumese Language (1882)

In Two Parts. I. Aneityumese and English. II. English and Aneityumese. Also Outlines of Aneityumese Grammar. And an Introduction, Containing Notices of the Missions to the Native Races, and Illustrations of the Principles and Peculiarities of the Aneityumese Language by John Inglis

ago, ago ehni. Acid, a. acen. Acknowledge, v.a. ika, asaig, asuptecnaig. Acquaint, v.a. asuptecnaig. Acquiesce, v.a. asaig, ika et Acquire, v.a. leh, ato. [upene. Acquit, v.a. atcijaig. Acrid, a. acen. Across, ad. atgeig. Act, v.a. ago.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Indianapolis (1994)

by David J. Bodenhamer, Robert G. Barrows

is the New Albany Shale of Late Devonian to Early Mississippian age (about 370- 350 million years ago); this formation is a potential source for petroleum products in the future. The next older bedrock unit ( B ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of World Geography (2002)

by Peter Haggett

Beginning between 35 and 25 million years ago, gigantic movements of the continental crust threatened to tear Africa apart along a line stretching from the Red Sea to Mozambique. These were further movements of the kind that had caused ...

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Consistency requires you to be as ignorant today as you were a year ago. (Bernard Berenson)
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Scrabble value of A1G2O1

The value of this 3-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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