Die, as in Our dog’s gone the way of all flesh and I’m not sure we’ll get another. This expression is actually a misquotation from the Bible, which has it to go the way of all the earth (I Kings 2:2; Joshua 22:14), also meaning “to die.”
- Go the whole nine yards
verb phrase To do the utmost; go the limit, go the whole hog: I went the whole nine yards (1960s+) Related Terms the whole nine yards
[goth-ik] /ˈgɒθ ɪk/ adjective 1. (usually initial capital letter) noting or pertaining to a style of architecture, originating in France in the middle of the 12th century and existing in the western half of Europe through the middle of the 16th century, characterized by the use of the pointed arch and the ribbed vault, by […]
noun 1. a pointed arch, especially one having only two centers and equal radii. noun 1. another name for lancet arch
noun 1. white armor of the 15th century, marked especially by much fluting and ornamentation.