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  • n. Plural form of no-go.

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Examples

  • That ranks somewhere between eliminating snow plowing and tossing grandmothers in the street on the list of political no-gos in this town.

    District might get back in hospital business to keep United Medical Center alive

  • However, no flash means that low-light situations are no-gos for the 3-megapixel camera.

    ABC News: Top Stories

  • Call the first two no-gos dirty dealings by potential partners and the last one sloppiness, but the bottom line is Colangelo could not close them and as a result, he is once again looking for another option, another chance to pull something out of thin air.

    Ottawa Sun

  • Well after many no-gos I finally have my first campus visit next week at a SLAC.

    Wired Campus

  • She brought in a red-and-gold karate outfit and a band uniform, but they were no-gos for Dyson.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • The only no-gos on the menu are the takoyaki (blah deep-fried octopus purée) and the sashimi salad (which is mostly lettuce and doesn't benefit from wasabi mayo).

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • Some familiar national brands didn't survive the preliminary tasting held to narrow the selection down to the eight oils our FOODday tasting panel judged; a few of the no-gos -- including Bertolli and Filippo Berio -- were outright offensive, while others were merely "impersonal" (in olive oil nomenclature, that means utterly lacking in flavor or aroma).

    Today in Oregon: The Oregonian

  • A look up and down the roster showed plenty of fantasy no-gos: Wayne Primeau, Niko Dimitrakos, Scott Thornton.

    Kuklas Korner

  • Bridges, see, are photographic no-gos in Egypt because they’re so blow-up-able.

    Archive 2006-01-15

  • The fact that a) this hit the press and b) it did so because the agents were being wire-tapped by the US government would both seem pretty clear evidence that looking into these questions are not no-gos in American politics.

    The Moderate Voice

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