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gone

gone

 
pronunciation:
gawn [or] gan
parts of speech:
verb, adjective
phrases:
gone on
part of speech: verb
definition: past participle of go1.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: no longer at a particular place; departed.
He was here a minute ago, but now he's gone.
antonyms:
present
similar words:
absent
definition 2: existing no longer.
The good times are gone.I used that new cleaner and now the stain is gone.
synonyms:
past
antonyms:
present
similar words:
bygone
definition 3: hopeless; irrecoverable; lost.
Our chance is gone now.
definition 4: used up; finished; exhausted.
The cookies were all gone when they thought of offering me one.
definition 5: dead or about to die.
By the time the ambulance arrived, he was already gone.
definition 6: advanced or absorbed; deeply involved.
He's far gone in his misery.
definition 7: (slang) pregnant.
She was three months gone when she finally told him.
definition 8: (slang) enraptured.
He puts on the music and he's gone.
phrase: gone on