fate worse than death, a


A highly undesirable occurrence, a misfortune, as in Dean thinks driving daily during rush hour is a fate worse than death. Formerly applied quite seriously to a woman's loss of virginity, this idiom today is used hyperbolically and far more loosely. [1600s]

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Words nearby fate worse than death, a

fatally, fatback, fatbody, fate, fate map, fate worse than death, a, fated, fateful, fates, fath, fath.
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