fit to wake the dead

fit to wake the dead

1. adjective Extremely noisy and disruptive. Would you two be quiet? All that yelling is fit to wake the dead!
2. adverb In such a manner. The kids are running around screaming fit to wake the dead. Is it any wonder I have a headache?
See also: dead, fit, to, wake
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