disappear off the face of the earth

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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's every chance I could make another bad decision in six months' time and fall off the face of the earth, that's just the nature of golf and that's just how difficult it is.
The problem with Cork is that when things start to go awry, they really fall off the face of the earth and they've lacked the leadership to turn things around.
I wanted to go out on loan but because I was so far away I was worried that I might fall off the face of the earth.
When you're out for a year, regardless of how well you did before, you fall off the face of the earth.
Now he lies down, face to the sky, perfectly relaxed, and you want to faint, you who do not trust even the ground to hold you, who think you'll fall off the face of the earth for one misspoken word-- But this.
If I fall off the face of the earth again, I won't be coming back this time.
Though McGuinness has now departed McGee (right, after All-Ireland final) says they won't fall off the face of the earth under new boss Rory Gallagher.
The only other county to fall off the face of the earth in such circumstances after winning the league during the last decade were Derry in 2008.