kill with kindness

kill with kindness
kill with kindness spoil (someone) with overindulgence.
Main Entry: kill

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  • kill with kindness — If you kill someone with kindness, you are very kind, possibly excessively kind, to them …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • kill with kindness — kill with (or by) kindness spoil with overindulgence * * * kill (someone) with kindness : to treat (someone) in a way that is too kind or helpful and that actually causes harm • • • Main Entry: ↑kill kill (someone) with kindness see ↑kill …   Useful english dictionary

  • kill with kindness — kill (someone) with kindness to be too kind to someone. Rob s killing me with kindness he phones me all the time to see if I m alright when really I just need to be left alone …   New idioms dictionary

  • kill with kindness —    When you are excessive in your efforts to be helpful or generous, you can harm someone, or kill them with kindness.     The children are overweight, but their grandmother continues to give them chocolates and cookies she ll kill them with… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Kill Them with Kindness — refers to:* Kill Them with Kindness (The Jealous Sound album) * Kill Them with Kindness (Headlights album) …   Wikipedia

  • kill someone with kindness — kill (someone) with kindness : to treat (someone) in a way that is too kind or helpful and that actually causes harm • • • Main Entry: ↑kill kill (someone) with kindness see ↑kill, 1 • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • kill someone with kindness — kill (someone) with kindness to be too kind to someone. Rob s killing me with kindness he phones me all the time to see if I m alright when really I just need to be left alone …   New idioms dictionary

  • Kill Them with Kindness (The Jealous Sound album) — Kill Them with Kindness is the first full length album by Los Angeles indie rock/emo band The Jealous Sound.Track listing# Hope for Us 4:10 # Naive 2:58 # Anxious Arms 4:59 # The Fold Out 3:10 # The Gift Horse 3:39 # Does That Make Sense 2:54 #… …   Wikipedia

  • kill somebody with kindness — ˌkill sb/sth with ˈkindness idiom to be so kind to sb/sth that you in fact harm them Main entry: ↑killidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • kill something with kindness — ˌkill sb/sth with ˈkindness idiom to be so kind to sb/sth that you in fact harm them Main entry: ↑killidiom …   Useful english dictionary

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