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far gone

 
1. in an extreme state, usually an irrational or intoxicated state. Wow, that chick is far gone. Listen to her rave. He was too far gone to make any sense.
2. intoxicated. Larry's far gone and looking sick. Wow, is she ever far gone!
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far gone

Extremely advanced, referring to some progressive action or condition. For example, These trees are too far gone to be saved, or He's had a lot to drink and is too far gone to drive himself home. [Mid-1500s]
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far gone

1. mod. in an extreme state. Wow, that chick is far gone. Listen to her rave.
2. mod. alcohol intoxicated. Larry’s far gone and looking sick.
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far gone

In an advanced state of a process, especially an undesirable state that is beyond improvement or reversal: "The fire was issuing from a long straw-stack, which was so far gone as to preclude a possibility of saving it" (Thomas Hardy).
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Lord Morris of Manchester, a former minister for disabled people, said: "For the first time the voices of the victims which have so far gone unheard, will be heard.
This isn't a water giveback -- things are too far gone for that -- but it is a creative diversion of the river that allows it to nurture nature as it rolls south to L.
He argues that there is much to learn from the two thinkers about the nature of truth that has so far gone unnoticed but can lure philosophers from both schools away from their canonical figures.
But the reason for his absence is not known, and requests for information have so far gone unanswered.
To help when the chips are down They''ve introduced a parking charge You''ll pay to stop in Prescot Town Is it too far gone to save it?
You can't ignore the table;we are too far gone in the season," he said.
The pipeline has broken for last three months and thousands of gallons of water have so far gone waste.
6 on the Billboard 200, So Far Gone became the highest charting EP in the United States by a Canadian rapper.
The World Award for Humanism of the Ohrid Academy is being presented for the fourth time and has so far gone to Japanese Buddhist philosopher Daisaku Ikeda (2007), Portuguese film director Manoel de Oliveira (2008) and Russian writer and Nobel Prize Winner Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (2009).
There are fine versions, too, of some old country and western classics like Billy Sherrill's Too Far Gone, Jesse Winchester's The Brand New Tennessee Waltz and the Louvin Brothers' When I Stop Dreaming (a duet with Dolly Parton).
Everything has so far gone to plan - we set our stall out for this to be her first run and the Oaks has always been the aim.
A Hampden source said: "The season is too far gone to expunge Hearts' results and the play-offs will go ahead.
Around 100 Dutch nationals have so far gone to Syria, of whom about 70 remain in the country, according to the NCTV figures.
Too Far Gone was a breath-taking mid-season finale, the violent culmination of a season and half's worth of bubbling tension between Rick (Andrew Lincoln) and the Governor (David Morrissey).
Wisdom's Maw: The Acid Novel," nearly two decades hence and having been published independently via Far Gone Books in 1996, is considered now an underground classic.