Meaning of “goner” in the English Dictionary

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gonernoun [ C usually sing ]

us /ˈɡɔ·nər, ˈɡɑn·ər/ infml

a person or thing that has no chance of succeeding or continuing to live or exist:

He reckoned he was a goner when he heard enemy soldiers approaching.

(Definition of “goner” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)