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addaword.gifdefinition of X has left the building

phrase
1
the show is over. Originally used literally about Elvis, following a 1956 radio show; subsequently popularised by the sitcom 'Frasier'.
2
euphemism for saying that someone has died
Thomas Szasz has left the building. The brilliant, infuriating, persistent, renegade psychiatrist Thomas Szasz has died.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 21/09/2012 11:02:00
Definition of X has left the building from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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