drop-dead

adjective
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Definition of drop-dead

: sensationally striking, attractive, or impressive a drop-dead evening gown

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First Known Use of drop-dead

1970, in the meaning defined above

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“Drop-dead.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drop-dead. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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drop-dead

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informal : very attractive or impressive

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