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British pronunciation/tˈɪl ʌntˈɪl ˌɛsbˈiː dɹˈɒp/
American pronunciation/tˈɪl ʌntˈɪl ˌɛsbˈiː dɹˈɑːp/
till sb drop
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to a point where one is very tired and has no more energy to keep on

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(till|until) {sb} [drop] definition and meaning

What is the origin of the idiom "till someone drops" and when to use it?

The origin of the idiom "till someone drops" is rooted in the literal sense of physical exhaustion or collapse. It likely emerged from the idea of someone pushing themselves to the point of physical fatigue or collapse, suggesting a relentless pursuit or effort until one can no longer continue. The phrase is often used to describe situations involving physical exertion, such as sports, endurance activities, or demanding physical tasks.

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The team works non-stop until they drop, striving to complete the project on time.
They keep running until they drop, training for the upcoming marathon.
We literally shopped until we dropped.
He ran till he dropped, giving his all in the final minutes of the game.
She studies tirelessly till she drops, determined to ace the exam.
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