perish the thought

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Definition of perish the thought

used to say that something will not happen or that one hopes that something will not happen What? Me help him out? Perish the thought.Who would take over as goalie if, perish the thought, he got injured?

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“Perish the thought.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/perish%20the%20thought. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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