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ни жив ни мёртв adj.
scared to death
[Fam.]

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exp.
neither fish nor fowl
exp.
neither fish nor fowl
exp.
no sign of
[Fam.]
exp.
break a leg!; good luck!
[Fam.]
adv.
nothing at all
[Slang] Я ни шиша не смыслю в моей болезни [Dostoevsky, Notes from the underground, chap.1]
exp.
out of place; inappropriate
[Fam.]
exp.
second to none
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"ни жив ни мёртв": examples and translations in context
чтобы пройти сложные испытания Света за этими стенами! Но никто отсюда не вышел - ни живым ни мёртвым! Many noble challengers have entered the temple to pass the grueling trials that lie behind these walls, but no one has ever left here alive or dead!
Ни живые, ни мёртвые не пройдут без нашего дозволения. Nothing alive or ea gets through that without our say-so.
Но саму девочку не нашли, ни живой, ни мёртвой. But the girl was never found, dead or alive.
Человек ни жив, ни мёртв. The man is neither dead nor alive.
Здесь долго никого не было, ни живого, ни мёртвого, но всё же... мы теряли людей. For a long time, there's hariy been anyone here, living or ea, but still... we have lost people.
Не дайте мне попасть в их руки - ни живым, ни мёртвым! Don't let me fall into their hands, dead or alive!
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