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it's to die

It is extremely attractive, enjoyable, or desirable; it's to die for. Have you tried the desserts in this restaurant? They're to die. A: "The cabin was built above the lake, and it has a great view." B: "I know, it's to die!"
See also: die, to
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it's to die

Also, it is to die for. It's extraordinary; it's deeply appreciated and/or greatly desired. For example, Her performance, it's to die! or That mink coat-it's to die for! This hyperbole is usually put as an exclamation. [Slang; 1970s]
See also: die, to
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