come hell or high water

Come hell or high water
If someone says they'll do something come hell or high water, they mean that nothing will stop them, no matter what happens.

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  • Come Hell or High Water — концертный альбом Deep Purple Дата выпуска ноябрь 1994 Записан 16 октября 1993 9 ноября 1993 Жанр хард рок Длительность 77:19 …   Википедия

  • Come Hell or High Water — Live album by Deep Purple Released November, 1994 …   Wikipedia

  • come hell or high water — {adv. phr.}, {informal} No matter what happens; whatever may come. * /Grandfather said he would go to the fair, come hell or high water./ Compare: COME WHAT MAY, THROUGH THE MILL …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • come hell or high water — {adv. phr.}, {informal} No matter what happens; whatever may come. * /Grandfather said he would go to the fair, come hell or high water./ Compare: COME WHAT MAY, THROUGH THE MILL …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Come Hell or High Water — Live par Deep Purple Sortie novembre 1994 Enregistrement 16 octobre 9 novembre 1993 Stuttgart Birmingham Durée 77:19 Genre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • (come) hell or high water — (come) hell or high ˈwater idiom despite any difficulties • I was determined to go, come hell or high water. Main entry: ↑hellidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • come hell or high water — ► come hell or high water whatever difficulties may occur. Main Entry: ↑hell …   English terms dictionary

  • come hell or high water — adverb in spite of all obstacles we ll go to Tibet come hell or high water • Syn: ↑no matter what happens, ↑whatever may come * * * come hell or high water No matter what difficulties may be encountered • • • Main Entry: ↑Hell * * * come hell or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • come hell or high water —    If someone says they ll do something come hell or high water, they mean that nothing will stop them, no matter what happens.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    If you say that you will do something come hell or high water, you mean that… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • come hell or high water — if you say you will do something come hell or high water, you mean you are determined to do it even if it is difficult. I ll get you to the airport by 12 o clock, come hell or high water …   New idioms dictionary


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