OMDB(redirected from O.M.D.B.)
An initialism for "over my dead body," meaning "I will never allow it" or "Under no circumstances will that be permitted to happen." Used solely in informal written communication. A: "Just wait there, I'll drive over." B: "OMDB—you've been drinking! I'll come over to you." A: "I heard Sarah wants to drop out of school to be a painter." B: "Yeah, OMDB!"
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Over my dead body!
Inf. Fig. a defiant phrase indicating the strength of one's opposition to something. (A joking response is "That can be arranged.") Sally: Alice says she'll join the circus no matter what anybody says. Father: over my dead body! Sally: Now, now. You know how she is. Bill: I think I'll rent out our spare bedroom. Sue: over my dead body! Bill (smiling): That can be arranged.
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Over my dead body!and OMDB
exclam. & comp. abb. [You won’t do it] if I can stop you from doing it! You’ll do it OMDB.
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