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kill (1)

This page is about the slang term kill (1)

Meaning: cause pain

For example:

  • Can we find somewhere to sit down? My feet are killing me.

  • My tooth is killing me, so I've got to see a dentist.

Quick Quiz:

Pauline says her stomach is killing her. This means

a. she's always hungry

b. it's causing her pain

c. it upsets her because it's too big

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Contributor: Matt Errey