disappear off the face of the earth

disappear off the face of the earth

To vanish completely and without a trace. Has anyone talked to Christina lately? It's like she disappeared off the face of the earth.
See also: disappear, earth, face, of, off

disappear/vanish off the face of the ˈearth

disappear completely: Keep looking — they can’t just have vanished off the face of the earth.
See also: disappear, earth, face, of, off, vanish
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Mr Bower added: "I don't think lorry drivers are going to disappear off the face of the Earth very quickly - at the moment we have a huge driver shortage because of the situation drivers are in."
"There are pressures with that, but I don't think the club will disappear off the face of the earth."
"I have had a couple of cats go missing over the last year - just disappear off the face of the earth. Now I believe some sick person is out there targeting cats.
On Brian Friedman: "So full of sh*t that if you ever took an enema you'd disappear off the face of the earth...
Lady C told him: "You're so full of s*** if you ever took an enema you'd disappear off the face of the earth."
"People just don't disappear off the face of the Earth. It's a riddle.
But we are not going to disappear off the face of the Earth." Mr Kendall said Punch - the UK's biggest pub group with 7,500 tenanted pubs and 800 managed houses - had suffered some pub closures.
"I'm a bit of an insomniac and one day I was thinking it was strange how some people disappear off the face of the earth," he said.
We like to disappear off the face of the Earth when we record.
'He wanted me to disappear off the face of the earth,' said Cooper who, while not threatened during the call that was made a couple of days before proceedings got underway in late July, immediately contacted the Jockey Club.
"So full of s*** if you took an enema you would disappear off the face of the earth." 5/5
"You are so full of s*** that if you ever took an enema you would disappear off the face of the Earth."