goner


gon·er

noun \ˈg-nər also ˈgä-nər\

: someone or something that is going to die or that can no longer be used

Full Definition of GONER

:  one whose case is hopeless

Examples of GONER

  1. This old computer is a goner. We'll have to get a new one.

First Known Use of GONER

1850

Rhymes with GONER

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