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gone

  

      vb  
1       the past participle of       go   1  
      adj   usually postpositive  
2    ended; past  
3    lost; ruined (esp. in the phrases gone goose or gosling)  
4    dead or near to death  
5    spent; consumed; used up  
6    Informal   faint or weak  
7    Informal   having been pregnant (for a specified time)  
six months gone     
8    usually foll by: on  
Slang   in love (with)  
9    Slang   in an exhilarated state, as through music or the use of drugs  
10    gone out  
Informal   blankly and without comprehension, as if stupefied in surprise  
      adv  
11    past  
it's gone midnight     
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n.
an Internet business which has failed
exp.
Face Of The Day
langage internet
exp.
Outfit Of The Day
langage internet
exp.
expression used when nothing is going well
n.
à chaque jour suffit sa peine
exp.
expression meaning that a situation is no longer certain or predictable and that anything can happen
originating from horse racing where "all bets are off" indicated that bets already made were null due to various unpredicted factors
n.
last days, hours or minutes of life
Medical term
n.
bonnes sont les dents qui retiennent la langue
n.
deux bras et la santé font le pauvre aisé
exp.
when you are happy, people will want to be around you and share your happiness, but when you are sad, people will avoid you.
nm.
ce sont les vieux amis qui sont les meilleurs
n.
ce sont les nouveaux habits qui sont les meilleurs
n.
au jour de la sainte_guoule, le jour croît, mais le froid recule
exp.
an expression used to when you are about to cry
[Slang] Ex. : oh my creys!
n.
it's a unintended call which happens when the keys are not blocked in one's pocket
n.
face that people are showing during orgasm
SLANG
o.
taking on the night life after taking care of business during the day.
n.
au temps des fruits, le jardinier devient sourd
exp.
ne coupe pas le chardon le jour de l'ascension
n.
de la neige, les flocons sont les papillons de la saison
n.
ce sont ceux qui ont peu de larmes qui pleurent vite le défunt
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