Idiom: break someone’s neck
— Our director broke her neck finishing the report over the weekend.
— I break my neck trying to keep this house clean and you come home and make a mess every day.
— We broke our neck driving through traffic to get here and you're not even ready.
— Don't break your neck working in the yard. I'll help out later.
— My mom broke her neck cooking Thanksgiving dinner for 14 guests plus our family.
— I'm an accountant so I break my neck at tax time.
— If you call my daughter again, I'll break your neck.
— My sister got a restraining order against her husband after he said he'd break her neck.
— Your son has been suspended for threatening to break his math teacher's neck.
— Say another word about my girlfriend and I swear I'll break your neck.
— I'm going to break my neighbor's neck if he doesn't turn his music down.
To try very hard
To threaten to harm someone
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