go bad

Definitions of go bad
  1. verb
    become unfit for consumption or use
    synonyms: spoil
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    addle
    become rotten
    curdle
    go bad or sour
    type of:
    decay, degrade
    undergo decay or decomposition
  2. verb
    stop operating or functioning
    synonyms: break, break down, conk out, die, fail, give out, give way, go
    break
    render inoperable or ineffective
    buy the farm, cash in one's chips, choke, conk, croak, decease, die, drop dead, exit, expire, give-up the ghost, go, kick the bucket, pass, pass away, perish, pop off, snuff it
    pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
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    crash, go down
    stop operating
    blow, blow out, burn out
    melt, break, or become otherwise unusable
    misfire
    fail to fire or detonate
    malfunction, misfunction
    fail to function or function improperly
    jam
    get stuck and immobilized
    type of:
    change
    undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature
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