the usual amount you pay or receive as payment for something
the going rate/price/salary etc for
Thirty dollars an hour is the going rate for a math tutor.
the biggest, best etc of a particular thing:
It's some of the best beer going.
3 [not before noun] British English informal
Are there any jobs going where you work?
to have many advantages and good qualities that will bring success:
Stop being so depressed. You have a lot going for you.
a business which is making a profit and is expected to continue to do so
6 also -going
used after words such as cinema and theatre to form adjectives that describe people who regularly go to the cinema, theatre etc:
the cinema-going public