Examples of begone in a Sentence
in his frustration the beleaguered actor cried out to the autograph seekers, “Begone and let me finish my meal in peace!”
Origin and Etymology of begone
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsbail, bail out, go, book [slang], bugger off [British slang], bug off, bug out, buzz (off), clear off [chiefly British], clear out, cut out, depart, dig out, exit, get, get off, go off, move, pack (up or off), part, peel off, pike (out or off), pull out, push off, push on, quit, run along, sally (forth), scarper [British], shove (off), step (along), take off, vamoose, walk out
Antonymsarrive, come, show up, turn up
Related Wordsset out, start, strike out; abscond, decamp, escape, evacuate, flee, fly, get out, mizzle [chiefly British], run away, scat, scram, skip; go out, light out, step out; abandon, desert, forsake, vacate; emigrate; adjourn, remove, retire, retreat, withdraw
Near Antonymsabide, dwell, lodge, remain, settle, stay, tarry; approach, close, near; hit, land, reach
BEGONE Defined for Kids
Definition of begone for Students
- Begone, you rascal!
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