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go over big

Slang definitions & phrases for go over big

go over big

verb phrase

To succeed very well; be received with great approval: Her proposal went over big with the biggies

[1920s+; the form go big is found by 1903]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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