As I live and breathe
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British pronunciation/az aɪ lˈɪv and bɹˈiːð/
American pronunciation/æz aɪ lˈɪv ænd bɹˈiːð/
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used to show one's surprise when seeing someone or something unexpected

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as I live and breathe definition and meaning

What is the origin of the idiom "as I live and breathe" and when to use it?

The idiom "as I live and breathe" is used to express surprise, disbelief, or confusion upon encountering someone or something unexpectedly. The exact origin of this phrase is uncertain, as it has been in use for many years. It likely emerged during the 19th century or earlier.

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As I live and breathe, is that you, Sarah?
As I live and breathe, I never thought I'd see such a beautiful sight in my lifetime.
As I live and breathe, I've never seen a more beautiful view.
Well, as I live and breathe, look who decided to show up at the party!
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