Never say die!

This page is about the idiom Never say die!.

Meaning: You can say "Never say die!" if you want to tell someone to keep trying while there's still a chance of success.

For example:

  • We were two goals down with only a few minutes to go, but our captain wouldn't give up. He was shouting, "Come on, guys! Never say die!"

  • After falling off his surfboard for the hundredth time, Craig climbed back on and said with a laugh, "Never say die!"

Quick Quiz:

David said, "Never say die!" after

a. his friends said, "Die!"

b. failing his driving test again

c. coming to work late

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Contributor: Matt Errey