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Wouldn’t Be Caught Dead


The phrase ‘wouldn’t be caught dead’ is used to say that you really don’t like something or wouldn’t want to be seen in that situation.

Examples in use: “He is very conscious of his public image and wouldn’t be caught dead doing anything that might batter his image.”

Interesting fact

The 'illogic' behind this phrase is part of the appeal. As if dead people really care about likes or dislikes.