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Done brown

  • a phrase in cookery; applied figuratively to one who has been thoroughly deceived, cheated, or fooled. Colloq.
Webster 1913

Done for

  • adjective satellite destroyed or killed
    gone; kaput.
    • we are gone geese
  • adjective satellite doomed to extinction
    sunk; undone; washed-up; ruined.
WordNet
  • tired out; used up; collapsed; destroyed; dead; killed. Colloq.
Webster 1913

Done up

  • . (a) Wrapped up . (b) Worn out; exhausted. Colloq.
Webster 1913

"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."

-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.

Fear not the Adverb Hell!

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