for good

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for good

  1. (idiomatic) Forever; permanently.
    A bad haircut is no fun, but at least you're not stuck with it for good, only until it grows out.
    • 1971, Leonard Cohen (lyrics and music), “"Famous Blue Raincoat"”:
      Yes, and thanks for the trouble you took from her eyes. I thought it was there for good so I never tried.

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