a person or thing that is beyond help or seems certain to die soon, be ruined, etc.
Origin of goner; from gone + -er
One that is ruined or doomed.
Origin of gonerFrom gone.
- Someone (something) doomed; a hopeless case.
- I'm a goner if this plan doesn't work.
- You'll be a goner if I hit you with this gun.
- gone + -er