done for
adjective Date: 1803 1. sunk in defeat ; beaten 2. mortally stricken ; doomed

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  • done for — {adj. phr.} Finished; dead. * /When the police burst in on the crooks, they knew they were done for./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • done for — {adj. phr.} Finished; dead. * /When the police burst in on the crooks, they knew they were done for./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Done for — Done Done, p. p. from {Do}, and formerly the infinitive. 1. Performed; executed; finished. [1913 Webster] 2. It is done or agreed; let it be a match or bargain; used elliptically. [1913 Webster] {Done brown}, a phrase in cookery; applied… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • done for — adjective Doomed; without hope of recovery. Hes done for when they hear that piece of testimony. See Also: do for …   Wiktionary

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  • Done for — 1. dead; 2. close to death; 3. utterly exhausted; 4. deprived of one s means of livelihood, etc.; ruined …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • done for — Australian Slang 1. dead; 2. close to death; 3. utterly exhausted; 4. deprived of one s means of livelihood, etc.; ruined …   English dialects glossary

  • done for effect — index flagrant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • What Have You Done for Me Lately — Infobox Single Name = What Have You Done for Me Lately Artist = Janet Jackson Album = Control B side = He Doesn t Know I m Alive Released = January 13, 1986 (U.S.) March 10, 1986 (UK) Format = 7 single, 12 single Recorded = 1985 Genre = Dance pop …   Wikipedia

  • What Have You Done for Me Lately — Single par Janet Jackson extrait de l’album Control Face B He Doesn t Know I m Alive Young Love Sortie 13 Janvier 1986 (US) 10 Mars 1986 (UK) …   Wikipédia en Français

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