Meaning of “over my dead body” in the English Dictionary


"over my dead body" in English

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over my dead body

If you say something will happen over your dead body, you mean that you will do everything you can to prevent it:

"Joe says he's going to buy a motorbike." "Over my dead body!"

(Definition of “over my dead body” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)