To give anything to do something means to pay, give, or do whatever is necessary to achieve something.
- Doing your best to acquire or achieve a thing for which one has an intense desire.
To want something very much.
1. I’m so hungry, I would give anything for a piece of chocolate.
2. Those heels are beautiful! I would give anything to walk down the street in a pair of designer shoes.
3. You are so lucky to move to Europe. I’d give anything to live in London!
4. I’d give anything to take care of my little brother. Family means the world to me.
absolutely, deeply, extensively, extraordinarily, extremely, greatly, highly, incredibly, particularly, profoundly, terribly, truly
To do more harm than good means to have a bad effect rather than a good one. To make a situation worse rather than better. To be damaging rather than helpful. 1. I'm sorry but saying anything at this point may do more harm than good. 2. Her boyfriend is doing more...read more
To do the unthinkable means to do something unexpected. Impossible to imagine; inconceivable. Unreasonable; improbable; not to be considered; out of the question. 1. This store is doing the unthinkable and making their products more affordable. 2. Skateboarding isn't...read more
To drop someone/something like a hot potato means to disassociate oneself with someone or something instantly. To discontinue; to get rid of very quickly. To quickly stop being involved with someone/something. 1. I dropped the idea like a hot potato because my boss...read more