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Death warmed over

Posted by Jake on October 31, 2001

Huh?

"He looked like death itself" I could understand. "Death warmed over" doesn't sound so bad. Since you're supposed to be insulting someone, warming him over sounds like a compliment, and so not what you're getting at.