over my dead body!INFORMAL
This page is about the conversational phrase over my dead body!
You can say this if you strongly oppose a plan or an action, and you're not going to let it happen.
- "I'm quitting my university course, Dad."
"Over my dead body! I won't let you throw away your future like that!"
- My sister wanted to put our mother into an old people's home, so I said, "Over my dead body! I promised her we'd never do that."
Jamie said "Over my dead body!" after his wife said
Contributor: Matt Errey