Definition of 'for dear life'
Example sentences containing 'for dear life'
Soon they were chugging out into the choppy water, all three boys hanging on for dear life as the small craft pitched and plunged.THREE IN ONE (1995) YELLOW BIRD (1995)
Synonyms of 'for dear life'
desperately, quickly, vigorously, urgently
Definition of for dear life from the Collins English Dictionary