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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     
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
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id.
a humorous way of recommending someone not to pursue something at which they are unlikely to be good or successful and thus, to rather stick to what they can do best, namely, their job
Ex.: Although she had poured her whole heart and soul into her singing at the karaoke, her somewhat cruel but nonetheless lucid friends told her: 'don't give up the day job!'
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.
last days, hours or minutes of life
Medical term
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
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.
v.
when one really wants to travel
[Fig.];[Fam.] ex.: I've got itchy feet = I'd like to travel
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
abbr. acron.
Short for "parents are watching"
[Fam.];[Slang] Used by kids as a warning that an adult is around and so they aren't free to talk.
n.
face that people are showing during orgasm
SLANG
o.
taking on the night life after taking care of business during the day.
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