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drop-dead

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, kick the bucket, cash in one's chips, buy the farm, conk, give-up the ghost, drop dead, pop off, choke, croak, snuff itadverb

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

    "She died from cancer"; "The children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102"

  2. drop-deadadverb

    extremely

    "she was drop-dead gorgeous"

Wiktionary

  1. drop-deadadjective

    very; impressive or spectacular

    My date was drop-dead gorgeous!

Wikipedia

  1. Drop-dead

    Drop-dead is the ninth full-length studio album of the band The Violet Burning. It was released February 14, 2006 on Northern Records.

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  1. drop-dead

    1) Adjective: Extremely impressive or attractive. "She looked drop-dead gorgeous in that dress." 2) Verb: To fall down and die suddenly. "He was so overworked, his coworkers worried he might just drop-dead one day." 3) Noun: A specific deadline or timeline by which something must be completed. "The drop-dead date for the project is next Monday."

Wikidata

  1. Drop-Dead

    Drop-dead is the ninth full-length studio album of the band The Violet Burning. It was released February 14, 2006 on Northern Records.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of drop-dead in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of drop-dead in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of drop-dead in a Sentence

  1. Jeff Tjornehoj:

    This is a loss of an oldie, there are not many funds that approach their 50th anniversary and drop dead just before it.

  2. Eliza Hutton:

    He was genuine, charming, highly intelligent, insightful, moral, fearless, romantic, and hilarious—all wrapped up in drop-dead gorgeousness.

  3. Ed Haislmaier:

    State regulators have gone through a process, to review and shut down co-op programs that were too weak to continue for another year, … It explains why you saw a big bunch of them announce they were closing in October – because it was the drop dead [date]. If you’re going to pull the plug, October was the time to do it.

  4. Viktoriya Nasyrova:

    Were all going to drop dead here.

  5. Samuel Goldwyn:

    If I could drop dead right now, I'd be the happiest man alive.

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