caught dead, wouldn't be
Also, wouldn't be seen dead. Would have nothing to do with, detest, as in I wouldn't be caught dead in that outfit, or He'd not be seen dead drinking a cheap wine. This hyperbole is always put negatively. [Colloquial; first half of 1900s]
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The cartoonist, better known as Charb, was shot dead Wednesday.
A street sweeper was caught in the crossfire as a gunman fired at the officer, fatally wounding her in the back.
A policewoman was shot dead this morning while law enforcement searched for the Charlie Lebdo killers.
Detectives with a fugitive task force caught up with Polanco and a friend on a Bronx street in the early afternoon.
If she got caught with a shank, they would up her custody level.How a ‘Real Housewife’ Survives Prison: ‘I Don’t See [Teresa Giudice] Having a Cakewalk Here’|Michael Howard|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Most of the men leaped up, caught hold of spears or knives, and rushed out.
A little boy of four was moved to passionate grief at the sight of a dead dog taken from a pond.Children's Ways|James Sully
Even as they gazed they saw its roof caught up, and whirled off as if it had been a scroll of paper.
But at the instant I caught a sight of my counterfeit presentment in a shop window, and veiled my haughty crest.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
When we'd finished, one of the hunters rounded up the horses and we caught our nags and saddled them.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair