far gone

Definition of far gone

informal
:in a very bad, weak, or confused condition because of being sick, tired, drunk, etc.
  • He had been drinking for a couple of hours, so he was pretty far gone by then.
  • She was too far gone to understand what we were asking her.

Word by Word Definitions

far play
  1. : at or to a considerable distance in space

  2. : to a great extent : much

  3. : by a broad interval : widely

  1. : remote in space

  2. : distinctly different in quality or relationship

  3. : remote in time

gone play
  1. : lost, ruined

  2. : dead

  3. : characterized by sinking or dropping


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