shiver the notion

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shiver the notion

Postby OlgaOriole » Fri Sep 06, 2013 11:47 am

Is it a fixed expression? What does it mean?

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Re: shiver the notion

Postby SkypeTeach » Mon Sep 30, 2013 11:29 am

I haven't seen this expression before. Perhaps you mean "perish the notion" or more commonly "perish the thought". This means something is such a negative idea that you should not even think about it.

- What if I lose my job?
- Perish the notion that that should happen!


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