goner

[ gaw-ner, gon-er ]
/ ˈgɔ nər, ˈgɒn ər /

noun Informal.

a person or thing that is dead, lost, or past recovery.

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Origin of goner

First recorded in 1840–50; gone + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for goner

goner
/ (ˈɡɒnə) /

noun

slang a person or thing beyond help or recovery, esp a person who is dead or about to die
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