would kill for

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of would kill for

: to want very much
  • I'd kill for hair like hers!

Word by Word Definitions

would play
  1. : past tense of will

  2. : wished, desired

  3. : wish for : want

kill play
  1. : to deprive of life : cause the death of

  2. : to slaughter (an animal) for food

  3. : to convert a food animal into (a kind of meat) by slaughtering

  1. : an act or instance of killing

  2. : a decisive act that conclusively secures something (such as a deal or win)

  3. : something killed: such as

  1. : channel, creek


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