WHO SAID IT: A QUIZ ON PRESIDENTIAL WIT AND WISDOM
Idioms for gone
- much advanced; deeply involved.
- nearly exhausted; almost worn out.
- dying: The rescue party finally reached the scene of the crash, but most of the survivors were already far gone.
Words nearby gone
Example sentences from the Web for gone
As long ago as the early 1970s, he had gone on to support most civil rights-related legislation.Steve Scalise and the Right’s Ridiculous Racial Blame Game|Michael Tomasky|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Under the current president and his predecessor, Jett notes, the ambassadorship of Belize has gone to college roommates.
“The United States had gone to war declaring it must destroy an active weapons of mass destruction program,” the Times reported.
Not long after the holiday presents are put away and the guests have gone home, another season begins.
I answered that I had gone and talked to many members of law enforcement who through their investigations understood these links.ISIS, Boko Haram, and the Growing Role of Human Trafficking in 21st Century Terrorism|Louise I. Shelley|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mrs. Schotz had gone back to the counter with the toys the stranger sought.The Toy Shop|Margarita Spalding Gerry
All his desperate sorrow of the morning and the horror of his dream were gone.Lady Into Fox|David Garnett
She had asked to see Mrs. Lopez, and Mrs. Lopez had gone down to her.The Prime Minister|Anthony Trollope
Then without further hesitation I leaped out of bed and indignantly rushed to the window, but only on opening it to find him gone.Brownsmith's Boy|George Manville Fenn
Nothing more having been heard of our poor little kitten, we can only conclude that she has gone overboard.A Voyage in the 'Sunbeam'|Annie Allnut Brassey
British Dictionary definitions for gone
adjective (usually postpositive)
Idioms and Phrases with gone
In addition to the idioms beginning with gone
- gone coon, a
- gone goose
- gone with the wind
- a goner
- all gone
- dead and buried (gone)
- far gone
- going, going, gone
- here today, gone tomorrow
- to hell and gone
Also see undergo.