gone to pot


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gone to pot

- Comes from Elizabethan times, when leftover meat was thrown into a big pot for another meal.
See also related terms for throwing.
References in classic literature ?
If he had known how deep I am in now, the will would have gone to pot without waiting for a duel to help.
Christopher Biggins, who starred in Gone To Pot, tells us: "I know that ITV are really pleased with how it went and I would love to do a follow-up doc.
But Gone To Pot changed my life because when I went to America to find out about how cannabis has been legalised in certain states, I also discovered CBD.
Gone to Pot is a great read for any age, reminding us that the elderly can be vibrant, active, and involved.
Shortly after I was elected to Gateshead Council in 1991, in an old book belonging to my parents I came across a phrase that has stuck with me: "Gateshead Council's gone to pot, like little bits of boody".