long gone


Also found in: Legal.

long gone

gone a long time ago; used up a long time ago. The ice cream and cake are long gone. You are simply too late for the refreshments.
See also: gone, long
References in periodicals archive ?
AND when I'm long gone, don't forget all these things, AND when I'm long gone, let's hope I got wings, AND when I'm long gone, look to the heavens above, AND when I'm long gone, you can still share my love.
By Shaima Al-Ruwaished KUWAIT, April 27 (KUNA) -- Some areas around the world might be long gone or have completely shifted their landscapes, but the memories of these places remain in the hearts and minds of people who lived in them.
Such is the wont of the Tampico Stogies in the 1987 HBO TV movie Long Gone.
Thoroughly engaging and graced with occasional black-and-white period photos, reading "Up on a Hill and Thereabouts" is like peering through a window in time and coming to understand a young life in a world now long gone into the mists of history.
Long gone, it seems, is the notion that the real joy of learning is in the opening up of young minds and the broadening of their horizons.
Armstrong Siddeley springs to mind, which has long gone where my sister, father and I worked.
Summary: DUBAI - Long gone are the days of waiting around for bus number 29, thanks to a new SMS scheme announced by the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA).
And they say, we'll all be long gone by the time time really does end.
Those days of that type of appointment have long gone.
Like many another such, Railway Terrace and its 17 houses is long gone, a victim of the slum clearances of the 1970s.
Judge Stewart continued: "Before this case, I had associated cannibalism wither as long gone, with the tale of Robinson Crusoe.
Although the coal mines are long gone, the Durham Miners Gala, or Big Meeting, is still a festive occasion with hundreds of banners from long-gone mines being paraded in front of marching bands through the city centre to the racecourse.
The evidence apparently is long gone, if the hypothetical brew ever existed at all.
Gramm, of course, is long gone from office, as are most of the other architects of the "Republican revolution.