pushing up daisies

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Definition of pushing up daisies

informal + humorous
: to be dead We'll all be pushing up daisies by the time the government balances the budget.

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“Pushing up daisies.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pushing%20up%20daisies. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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