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English definition of “to die for”

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to die for

informal
excellent or to be strongly wished for: She has a figure to die for. That chocolate cake is to die for.
Translations of “to die for”
in Chinese (Traditional) 特別棒的, 非常誘人的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 特别棒的, 非常诱人的…
(Definition of to die for from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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