be dying for/to do something

be dying for/to do something
be very eager for something.
die

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  • (be) dying for to do something — be ˈdying for sth/to do sth idiom (informal) to want sth or want to do sth very much • I m dying for a glass of water. • I m dying to know what happened. Main entry: ↑die …   Useful english dictionary

  • dying for something —    If you are dying for something, you have a strong desire for it!.     I m dying for a cup of tea! …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • be dying for something — be dying for something/to do something/spoken phrase wanting to have do something so much that you do not want to wait I’m dying for a cup of coffee. We’re dying to meet your new boyfriend. Thesaurus: wanting or needing somethingsynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • (be) dying for something do something — be ˈdying for sth/to do sth idiom (informal) to want sth or want to do sth very much • I m dying for a glass of water. • I m dying to know what happened. Main entry: ↑die …   Useful english dictionary

  • for the want of — for (the) want of : because of not having (something) : because (something) does not exist or is not available For want of a better name [=since we don t have a better name to use], let s call it “Operation One.” People are dying for want of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dying — dy|ing1 [ daııŋ ] adjective only before noun * 1. ) not likely to live much longer: Attempts to save the dying man failed. a ) done or spoken just before death: his dying words 2. ) a dying tradition, industry, activity, etc. is not likely to… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • dying — I UK [ˈdaɪɪŋ] / US adjective [only before noun] * 1) a) not likely to live much longer Attempts to save the dying man failed. b) done or spoken just before death his dying words 2) a) a dying tradition, industry, activity etc is not likely to… …   English dictionary

  • for want of — because of a lack of (something) for want of a better location we ate our picnic lunch in the cemetery * * * for (the) want of : because of not having (something) : because (something) does not exist or is not available For want of a better name… …   Useful english dictionary

  • For One More Day — is a 2006 novel taken place during the mid 1900 s by the acclaimed sportswriter and author Mitch Albom. It opens with the novel s protagonist planning to commit suicide. His adulthood is shown to have been rife with sadness. His own daughter didn …   Wikipedia

  • Dying Is Your Latest Fashion — Studio album by Escape the Fate Released September 26, 2006 Recorded …   Wikipedia

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