Definitions

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  • v. to die suddenly
  • interj. an angry expletive

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life

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Examples

  • Pete Lowery brought this fence all the way from Tavernier, and by golly, it’s going to work or I’ll drop dead trying.

    BLOWN AWAY!

  • The ninety-eighth day ends the seventh year and because of my darling by then I'll have my drop dead money and really be equal, and, God willing, we'll have the Noble House.

    Noble House

  • Besides, plenty of people would rather drop dead than let an Antigand dump an ob on them.

    Science Fiction Hall of Fame

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