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could murder sth

UK informal
If you say you could murder a type of food or drink, it means you would like very much to have it now: I could murder a cup of tea!
Translations of “could murder sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 現在就想吃(或喝)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 现在就想吃(或喝)…
(Definition of could murder sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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