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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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.
On Brian Friedman: "So full of sh*t that if you ever took an enema you'd disappear off the face of the earth.
So full of s*** if you took an enema you would disappear off the face of the earth.
You are so full of s*** that if you ever took an enema you would disappear off the face of the Earth.
People just don't disappear off the face of the Earth.
Warwickshire (and Oxfordshire) has a severe shortage of traveller sites and seem to want gipsies to disappear off the face of the earth.
But we are not going to disappear off the face of the Earth.
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, which was made a couple of days before proceedings got under way in late July, immediately contacted the Jockey Club.
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.
A man should not be able to run barefoot from nine police officers, jump on a push bike and disappear off the face of the Earth.
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.