it's to die

Also, it is to die for. It's extraordinary; it's deeply appreciated and/or greatly desired. For example, Her performance, it's to die! or That mink coat—it's to die for! This hyperbole is usually put as an exclamation. [Slang; 1970s]


Nearby words

  1. it's an ill wind,
  2. it's never over till it's over,
  3. it's never too late to mend,
  4. it's no use,
  5. it's not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game,
  6. it's to laugh,
  7. it's your funeral,
  8. it.,
  9. ita,
  10. itabuna

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