to death
phrasal beyond endurance ; excessively <
bored to death
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • to death — {adv. phr.}, {informal} To the limit; to the greatest degree possible. Used for emphasis with verbs such as scare , frighten , bore . * /Cowboy stories bore me to death, but I like mysteries./ * /Sara is scared to death of snakes./ * /John is… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • to death — {adv. phr.}, {informal} To the limit; to the greatest degree possible. Used for emphasis with verbs such as scare , frighten , bore . * /Cowboy stories bore me to death, but I like mysteries./ * /Sara is scared to death of snakes./ * /John is… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • To do to death — do do (d[=oo]), v. t. or auxiliary. [imp. {did} (d[i^]d); p. p. {done} (d[u^]n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Doing} (d[=oo] [i^]ng). This verb, when transitive, is formed in the indicative, present tense, thus: I do, thou doest (d[=oo] [e^]st) or dost… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To put to death — Put Put, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Put}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Putting}.] [AS. potian to thrust: cf. Dan. putte to put, to put into, Fries. putje; perh. akin to W. pwtio to butt, poke, thrust; cf. also Gael. put to push, thrust, and E. potter, v. i.] 1. To …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Amused to Death — Infobox Album | Name = Amused to Death Type = studio Artist = Roger Waters Released = 7 September 1992 Recorded = 1988–1992 Genre = Rock, progressive rock Length = 72:45 Label = Columbia Producer = Roger Waters, Nick Griffiths, Patrick Leonard… …   Wikipedia

  • World Burns to Death — s singer, Jack Control, was stabbed outside of a show in late January, 2006. The weapon, a 5 knife, barely missed his heart. Name World Burns to Death take their name from the title of a song by the early 1980s Finnish hardcore punk band Bastards …   Wikipedia

  • The Will to Death — Infobox Album | Name = The Will to Death Type = Album Artist = John Frusciante Released = June 22 2004 Recorded = December 2003 and January 2004 Genre = Experimental rock, indie rock Length = 42:25 Label = Record Collection Producer = John… …   Wikipedia

  • Scared to Death — Infobox Film name = Scared to Death caption = director =Christy Cabanne producer =William B. David writer =W.J. Abbott starring =Béla Lugosi George Zucco Nat Pendleton Molly Lamont music =Carl Hoefle cinematography =Marcel LePicard editing… …   Wikipedia

  • frightened to death — See: TO DEATH …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • frightened to death — See: TO DEATH …   Dictionary of American idioms

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