English version

be pushing up (the) daisies

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbe pushing up (the) daisiesbe pushing up (the) daisiesDEADto be dead – used humorously daisy
Examples from the Corpus
be pushing up (the) daisiesIt's lucky I was sent here, to Hepzibah, or I'd be pushing up daisies.
be pushing up (the) daisiesbe pushing up (the) daisiesinformal to be dead – used humorously push
Examples from the Corpus
be pushing up (the) daisiesIt's lucky I was sent here, to Hepzibah, or I'd be pushing up daisies.
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