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, def. 5.
Continue without stopping, last for a long time, as in
This trail goes on and on
The movie went on and on
. This usage was first recorded in 1938.
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go on and on
The river of sludge will go on and on. It isn't about me.
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
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Joyce Carol Oates