List of idioms with the word Die and the meanings. Idioms about Die and expressions
*** This road is terribly bumpy. It’s death on tires.
*** The sergeant is death on lazy soldiers.
2. [with something]accurate or deadly at doing something requiring skill or great effort.
*** Jay is death on curve balls. He’s our best pitcher.
*** The boxing champ is really death on those fast punches.
*** I hope to live to 100 and die a natural death.
*** The police say she didn’t die a natural death, and they are investigating.
2. (for something) to fade away or die down.
*** I expect that ali this excitement about computers mil die a natural death.
*** Most fads die a natural death.
*** I won’t let him get me. I’ll die in my boots.
*** He may give me a hard time, but I won ‘t be overcome. I’ll fight him and die mth my boots on.
*** Claire is such an optimist that she’ll probably die laughing.
*** Mike poisoned his rich aunt who then died laughing because she had taken Mike out of her will.
2. to laugh yery long and hard.
*** The joke was so funny that I almost died laughing.
*** The play was meant to be funny, but the audience didn’t exactly die laughing.
*** I was not surprised to hear of her death. They say she died of a broken heart.
*** In the movie, the heroine appeared to die of a broken heart, but the audience knew she was poisoned.
2. to sufler from emotional distress, especially from a failed romance.
*** Jay and Gloria broke off their romance and both died of broken hearts.
*** Please don’t leave me. I know I’ll die of a broken heart.
*** No one has ever really died of boredom.
*** We sat there and listened politely, even though we almost died of boredom.