goner
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goner(
ga
-
nuhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(someone or something ruined)
a. el hombre muerto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
If my mom sees me drinking her rum, I'm a goner.Si mi mamá me ve bebiendo su ron, soy hombre muerto.
b. en las últimas
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(phrase)
The boxer went down hard, and everyone knew he was a goner for that match.El boxeador se desplomó, y todos supieron que estaba en las últimas para esa pelea.
2. (almost dead person)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Thank God you're ok! When we saw you fall of the roof, we thought you were a goner for sure.¡Gracias a Dios que estás bien! Cuando te vimos caer del techo pensamos que seguro te nos ibas.
When I saw the seriousness on the doctor's face when he gave me the diagnosis, I knew I was a goner.Cuando vi la cara de gravedad del doctor al darme el diagnóstico, supe que estaba en las últimas.
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goner
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a.
I thought she was a gonerla vi con un pie en la tumba
I'm a goner if she finds outsi se entera, me mata
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goner [ˈɡɒnəʳ]
noun
he's a goner está en las últimas; se nos va
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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