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1. In an advanced state of deterioration. I'm sorry, but your roof is too far gone—you guys are going to have to replace the whole thing.
2. Drunk. Do you remember last night at the bar at all? You were really far gone!
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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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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 ˈgone(informal) very drunk, ill, tired, etc: When we arrived, she was already too far gone to recognize us, and she only lived for a few more hours. ♢ She seemed quite far gone, even though she’d only had two glasses of sparkling wine.
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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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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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