never say die

Definition of never say die

  1. —used to encourage someone to continue something or to remain hopeful <It doesn't look good for the team, but never say die. They could pull off a miracle.>

Word by Word Definitions

neverplay
  1. :  not ever :  at no time

    :  not in any degree :  not under any condition

  1. :  to express in words :  state

    :  to state as opinion or belief :  declare

    :  utter, pronounce

  1. :  something that is said :  statement

    :  an expression of opinion

    :  a right or power to influence action or decision

  1. :  about, approximately

    :  for example :  as

  1. :  to pass from physical life :  expire

    :  to pass out of existence :  cease

    :  sink, languish

  1. :  dado

    :  any of various tools or devices for imparting a desired shape, form, or finish to a material or for impressing an object or material: as

    :  the larger of a pair of cutting or shaping tools that when moved toward each other produce a desired form in or impress a desired device on an object by pressure or by a blow


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