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Contraction of got to: I gotta go home.


vb, contraction of
got to


(ˈgɒt ə)
Pron. Spelling.
got to.
usage: See get.


[ˈgɒtə] vi (esp Am) (= have got to) I gotta get dresseddevo vestirmi
I've gotta get back → devo tornare
References in classic literature ?
Quick, then," he replied, "for we gotta go it if we're goin' to catch the Kincaid afore she sails.
They're wide open, an' all you gotta do is hit 'em.
The daily grind: most don't like it but everyone's gotta do it.
There comes a time, we're 0-3, you gotta get tired of losing.
com/story/life/entertainthis/2017/06/26/new-netflix-series-spike-lee/103202718/) She's Gotta Have It .
HMH - Hospitality Management Holding has appointed Rafat Gotta as the new general manager at Coral Dubai Deira Hotel.
Peter Sullivan, who was my recording manager, said: 'We gotta rough this up.
National League South side Whitehawk were handed a lifeline when Juan Cruz Gotta equalised in added time after Josh Passley looked to have sent Daggers through.
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Anton Du Beke and Erin Boag: Just Gotta Dance Philharmonic Hall ANTON Du Beke and Erin Boag are returning to Liverpool with their latest live show.
Disbury Holdings Pty Ltd, trading as Gotta Getta Group, has paid penalties totalling $20,400 following the issue of two infringement notices by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission in relation to advertisements for Gotta Getta Group s solar systems.
The lyrics of the new song furhter go as, I gotta get her, go get her back / I gotta treat her right / I gotta cherish her for life.