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  • as infail
  • as inkick the bucket

synonyms for go to the wall

  • break
  • close
  • drop
  • end
  • finish
  • crash
  • defalcate
  • default
  • dishonor
  • fold
  • overdraw
  • repudiate
  • terminate
  • be cleaned out
  • be in arrears
  • be ruined
  • be taken to the cleaners
  • become insolvent
  • close down
  • close one's doors
  • drop a bundle
  • go bankrupt
  • go belly up
  • go broke
  • go bust
  • go into Chapter 11
  • go out of business
  • go under
  • go up
  • lose big
  • lose one's shirt

antonyms for go to the wall

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  • bear
  • begin
  • commence
  • continue
  • create
  • start
  • accomplish
  • achieve
  • capture
  • complete
  • deliver
  • earn
  • gain
  • merit
  • obtain
  • procure
  • prosper
  • reach
  • succeed
  • win
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    How to use go to the wall in a sentence

    Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    A flash of surprise and pleasure lit the fine eyes of the haughty beauty perched up there on the palace wall.
    THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
    Kind of a reception-room in there—guess I know a reception-room from a hole in the wall.
    BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
    Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    All the operations of her brain related themselves somehow to to-morrow afternoon.
    HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
    Distance, the uncertain light, and imagination, magnified it to a high wall; high as the wall of China.
    THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
    He leant against the wall of his refuge, notwithstanding this boast, and licked the ice to moisten his parched lips.
    THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
    When the women came, he was preparing to go to the west side for his daily visit with Mrs. Pruitt.
    THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
    Were you ever arrested, having in your custody another man's cash, and would rather go to gaol, than break it?
    THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
    He desired his secretary to go to the devil, but, thinking better of it, he recalled him as he reached the door.
    ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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