- 1(of a thing) used up “Where's the coffee?” “It's all gone.”
- 2 (of a person) having left a place; away from a place “Is Tom here?” “No, he was gone before I arrived.”
- 3 (formal) used to say that a particular situation no longer exists The days are gone when you could leave your door unlocked at night. see also go Idioms
NAmE//ɡɔn//, NAmE//ɡɑn//[not before noun]
to be dead You'll be sorry you said that when I'm dead and gone.
be dead and gone(informal)jump to other results
said by an auctioneer to show that an item has been sold
going, going, gone(also going once, going twice, sold)jump to other results