far gone


far gone
far gone
1. in an extreme state, usually an irrational or intoxicated state. •

Wow, that chick is far gone. Listen to her rave.

He was too far gone to make any sense.

2. intoxicated. •

Larry's far gone and looking sick.

Wow, is she ever far gone!

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{adj. phr.} In a critical or extreme state. * /He was so far gone by the time the doctor arrived, that nothing could be done to save his life./

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • far gone — {adj. phr.} In a critical or extreme state. * /He was so far gone by the time the doctor arrived, that nothing could be done to save his life./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • far gone — adj [not before noun] informal very sick, drunk, crazy etc ▪ She s pretty far gone can you drive her home? …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • far-gone — far′ gone′ adj. approaching the end or duration • Etymology: 1770–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • far-gone — I. ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : remote in some respect (as from a standard or a beginning) far gone places : nearing an end sitting in the far gone night over their rum as a. : nearing complete exhaustion or death too far gone to raise his head …   Useful english dictionary

  • far gone — 1. mod. in an extreme state. □ Wow, that chick is far gone. Listen to her rave. □ He was too far gone to make any sense. 2. mod. alcohol intoxicated. D Larry’s far gone and looking sick. □ Wow, is she ever far gone! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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