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living death

noun
1.
a completely miserable, joyless existence, experience, situation, etc.; ordeal:
He found the steaming jungle a living death.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75
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British Dictionary definitions for living death

living death

noun
1.
a life or lengthy experience of constant misery
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