English version

kick the bucket

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishkick the bucketkick the bucketold-fashionedDIE to die – used humorously kick
Examples from the Corpus
kick the bucketIf Primrose was in a black mood she would like as not kick the bucket over.Jinny was so startled that she nearly kicked the bucket over.When I kick the bucket you'll be able to live on my life insurance.
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