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English definition of “catch your death of cold”

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catch your death of cold

informal
to catch a very bad cold because you are not wearing warm or dry clothes, etc.
Translations of “catch your death of cold”
in Chinese (Traditional) (因穿著單薄等原因)患上重感冒…
in Chinese (Simplified) (因穿着单薄等原因)染上重感冒…
(Definition of catch your death of cold from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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