go on
verb.
continue a certain state, condition, or activity
Keep on working!|We continued to work into the night|Keep smiling|We went on working until well past midnight
verb.
come to pass
What is happening?|The meeting took place off without an incidence|Nothing occurred that seemed important
verb.
move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
Time marches on
verb.
continue talking
`I know it's hard', he continued, `but there is no choice'|carry on--pretend we are not in the room
verb.
start running, functioning, or operating
the lights went on|the computer came up
Synonym: come up, come on
Antonym: go off