from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- v. Past participle of go1.
- adj. Being away from a place; absent or having departed.
- adj. Past; bygone.
- adj. Advanced beyond hope or recall.
- adj. Dying or dead.
- adj. Ruined; lost: a gone cause.
- adj. Carried away; absorbed.
- adj. Used up; exhausted.
- adj. Slang Infatuated: gone on his sweetheart.
- adj. Slang Pregnant: is five months gone.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Past participle of go
- adj. Away, having left.
- adj. No longer part of the present situation.
- adj. No longer existing, having passed.
- adj. Used up.
- adj. Dead.
- adj. Intoxicated to the point of being unaware of one's surroundings
- adj. Excellent; wonderful.
- adj. Ago (used post-positionally).
- prep. Past, after, later than (a time).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- p. p. of go.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Lapsed; lost; hopeless; beyond recovery: in a gone case and similar phrases.
- Characterized by a sinking sensation, as if about to faint; weak and faint: as, a gone feeling.
- In archery, wide of the mark or beyond bounds: said of an arrow.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. destroyed or killed
- adj. no longer retained
- adj. well in the past; former
- adj. dead
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