done for

adjective \ ˈdən-ˌfȯr \

Definition of done for

1 : sunk in defeat : beaten
2 : mortally stricken : doomed

Examples of done for in a Sentence

  1. with no means of escape, the stranded climbers knew that they were done for

First Known Use of done for

1803

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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done for Synonyms

Synonyms

dead, done, doomed, finished, kaput (also kaputt), ruined;

Related Words

endangered, imperiled (or imperilled);



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