be six feet under

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be six feet under

slang To be dead. This phrase alludes to one having been buried underground. I'll be six feet under long before taxes in our city go down. You'll be six feet under when mom finds out that you dented her brand-new car.
See also: feet, six
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I will keep going till I am six feet under. If I stay home I go crazy, sitting down and watching TV all day.
Before setting off on the 6,000 mile journey to Cape Town Mr Edlin, of Evesham, Worcestershire, said: "What good is a nice house to me if I am six feet under?"