verb to send to an early grave
|send to an early grave
- To kill someone young.
- To sentence someone under the age of 18 to death row.
(context, figuratively, humorous) To cause great stress to (as if sufficient to kill one).
- The boss wants me to work late tonight. He'll send me to an early grave!
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