long gone

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of long gone

: having ended, died, disappeared, etc., at a distant time in the past
  • Those buildings are long gone now.

Word by Word Definitions

long play
  1. : extending for a considerable distance

  2. : having greater length than usual

  3. : having greater height than usual : tall

  1. : for or during a long time

  2. : at or to a long distance : far

  3. : for the duration of a specified period

  1. : a long period of time

  2. : a long syllable

  3. : one taking a long position especially in a security or commodity market

  1. : to feel a strong desire or craving especially for something not likely to be attained

  1. : to be suitable or fitting

gone play
  1. : lost, ruined

  2. : dead

  3. : characterized by sinking or dropping


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