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    britdam007 is offline Junior Member
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    It was horrifying because Im of a certain age and I kept thinking, If I dont do it right I will drop dead halfway through this and someone else will get the role!

    - Actress Sally Field on playing the role of Mary Todd Lincoln in the film Lincoln. (US Weekly)

    What does it mean to drop dead in the above sentence?

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    Re: Sentence Meaning-3

    Quote Originally Posted by britdam007 View Post
    “It was horrifying because I’m of a certain age and I kept thinking, ‘If I don’t do it right I will drop dead halfway through this and someone else will get the role!’”

    - Actress Sally Field on playing the role of Mary Todd Lincoln in the film Lincoln. (US Weekly)

    What does it mean to drop dead in the above sentence?
    To die suddenly.

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